Mubasher: The indices of Boursa Kuwait continued its decline on Tuesday for the third session in a row, as the All-Share, Main, and Premier markets went down 0.7%, 0.21%, and 0.95%, respectively.
The telecom segment led eight decliners with 1.4%, while both the consumer goods and the oil and gas sectors were the only gainers with 0.26% and 0.12%, respectively.
Asiya Capital Investments led the losers with 6.25%, while Danah Al Safat headed the winners with 5.4%.
Boursa Kuwait’s turnover increased by 32.8% to KWD 22.49 million on Tuesday from KWD 16.93 million in the previous session after the trading volume grew by 18.5% to 83.7 million shares from 70.64 million.
Zain was the most active stock on which 11.18 million shares were exchanged at a value of KWD 5.22 million, the stock retreated 1.7%.