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Regional indices end the month of November on a mixed note
Source: Matrix PR for Al Masah Capital , Author: Posted by BI-ME staff
Posted: Mon December 4, 2017 1:24 pm

UAE. Oman came through as the best performer in the regional indices with gains of +2.0% over the month, followed by Egypt advancing by +1.7%, while Saudi Arabia and Bahrain gained +1.0% and +0.6%, respectively.

Dubai led the losing team with losses of -5.9%, followed by Kuwait, and Abu Dhabi indices each losing -4.9%, and -4.4%, respectively.

Crude oil is still maintaining its position above the USD60 per barrel mark, ending November up +3.1% over the last month. The active regional IPO pipeline, coupled with high oil prices and any positive news in the geopolitical scene will act as a catalyst to the subdued activity that the markets are witnessing recently.

Indexes 

Last 

WTD (%) 

MTD (%) 

YTD (%) 

Dubai (DFMGI) 

3,420.17 

-1.18% 

-5.93% 

-3.14% 

Abu Dhabi (ADSMI) 

4,283.07 

-0.09% 

-4.39% 

-5.79% 

Saudi (SASEIDX) 

7,003.97 

1.83% 

1.00% 

-2.86% 

Kuwait (KWSE) 

6,196.50 

-0.69% 

-4.87% 

7.80% 

Egypt (EGX30) 

14,582.22 

3.37% 

1.67% 

18.12% 

Bahrain (BHSEIDX) 

1,283.71 

0.56% 

0.55% 

5.18% 

Oman (MSM30) 

5,109.62 

0.46% 

1.97% 

-11.64% 

TR GCC (Reuters) 

183.45 

-0.24% 

-5.15% 

-9.45% 

DJ MENA 

526.67 

0.00% 

0.26% 

5.77% 

Commodities & FX 

Last 

WTD (%) 

MTD (%) 

YTD (%) 

Oil (Brent) 

60.49 

3.51% 

5.13% 

62.26% 

Natural Gas 

2.89 

-0.89% 

-3.79% 

23.79% 

Gold 

1274.01 

-0.23% 

-0.40% 

20.09% 

Silver 

17.12 

1.24% 

3.10% 

23.79% 

EURUSD 

1.19 

-0.34% 

0.65% 

9.48% 

GBPUSD 

1.35 

1.01% 

0.55% 

-8.60% 

USDJPY 

112.10 

0.51% 

-0.33% 

-6.82% 

USDCHF 

0.98 

-0.34% 

0.86% 

-2.55% 

AUDUSD 

0.76 

-0.04% 

-2.86% 

4.59% 

USDCAD 

1.27 

-0.25% 

1.72% 

-8.37% 

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