Banking Sector Stocks Managed to Support the Beirut Stock Exchange on Wednesday

As 4 out of the 6 traded financial stocks ended in the green today, the Lebanese Bourse saw an improved performance, regaining all of yesterday’s losses. The BLOM Stock Index (BSI) increased by 0.28% on Wednesday to 1,125.10 points following the trade of 201,252 shares worth $1,668,206. In the banking sector, the listed shares of Byblos and Audi gained 1.25% and 0.51% to settle at respective quotes of $1.62 and $5.93. In addition, Byblos preferred shares 2008 and BLOM preferred shares 2011 went up by 0.20% and 0.10% to close the session at $100.50 and $10.16, respectively. In contrast, GDRs of BLOM lost 0.10% to $9.57 while BLOM listed shares traded with no change in price. In the real estate sector, Solidere shares class “A” declined by 0.87% to $9.12 while its class “B” shares added 2.52% to $8.95.

Traded Stocks Last ($) Previous ($) Change Volume Vwap ($)
Solidere (A) 9.12 9.20 -0.87% 17,042 9.10
Solidere (B) 8.95 8.73 2.52% 6,770 8.95
Audi Listed 5.93 5.90 0.51% 26,012 5.93
BLOM GDR 9.57 9.58 -0.10% 92,284  9.57
BLOM Listed 9.40 9.40 22,188 9.40
Byblos Listed 1.62 1.60 1.25% 27,160 1.62
Byblos Pref 2008 100.50 100.30 0.20% 700 100.50
BLOM Pref 2011 10.16 10.15 0.10% 9,096 10.16

  Last Previous  Change Y-t-D  Change
BSI 1,125.10 1,121.97 0.279% -3.86%
High 1,134.16 1,133.35
Low 1,122.06 1,120.67
Vol 201,252 113,688 77.02%
Val  $1,668,206  $1,043,355 59.89%

  Last Previous  Change
BPSI 106.01 105.99 0.02%
Vol 9,796 100
Val $162,765 $10,200

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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