15 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein

Mideast stock markets showed mixed results

Middle East stock markets were mixed as investors looked for direction on the first trading day of the month following gains in April. The main indexes in Kuwait, Oman and Dubai each rose 0.7% on Sunday, while the gauge in Abu Dhabi added 0.5%. Saudi Arabia’s Tadawul All Share Index led losses with a 0.5% retreat. Qatari and Israeli markets were little changed. Trading in Bahrain and Egypt was closed for holidays.

Source: Bloomberg