MSM index declines 8 points

MUSCAT: Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general index (30) on Wednesday lost 8.9 points, comprising a decline by 0.17 per cent to close at 5121.71 points, compared to the last session, which stood at 5130.59 points.
The trading value on Wednesday stood at RO 2,265,366, comprising a rise by 5.7 per cent compared to the last session, which stood at RO 2,143,618.
The report released by MSM pointed out that the market value fell by 0.068 per cent to reach about RO 17.87 billion.
The report added that the value of shares bought by non-Omani investors reached RO 211,000, comprising 9.32 per cent. The value of shares sold by non-Omani investors reached RO 260,000 comprising 11.49 per cent.
The net non-Omani investment declined by 2.18 per cent to (RO 49,000. — ONA