KSE benchmark sheds some 28 points upon session closing

KUWAIT, March 31 (KUNA) — Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) closed Thursday’s session with the price index reading 5,228, shedding 28.4 points, with the weighted index losing 0.13 points.
The third main index, KSX-15 (or Kuwait-15), which reflects dealings in blue-chips, moved shyly up by 0.98 points.
Value of traded shares reached upon closing some KD 20.4 million, share turnover approximately 194 million, done in 3,928 deals. (USD-KD 0.301). (end) ht.rk