The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange’s general index (ADX) lost 26.63 points, or 0.58%, to close at 4,561.64 points, pressured by the energy, banks, and telecommunication sectors.
The ADX’s trading volume reached 38.31 million shares, while the market’s liquidity amounted to AED 153.753 million.
The energy sector shed 1.78% after Taqa dropped 4.1% and Adnoc Distribution declined 2.08%.
The banks sector went down 0.71%, as First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) retreated 0.82% each.
The telecommunication sector and its only stock, Etisalat, decreased by 0.62% each.