The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) closed Sunday’s trading session with negative performance, for the third session in a row, dragged by selective purchases on leading stocks.
The DFM’s general index declined 0.72%, or 18.97 points, ending the first session of the week at 2,614.03 points.
Turnover amounted to AED 102.8 million after 107.91 million shares exchanged hands through 1,494 transactions.
By the end of the session, the investment sector topped the losers falling 1.63% as DFM Company and Dubai Investment plunged 1.83% and 1.6%, respectively.
Similarly, the real estate sector went down 1.6% as Emaar Properties and Emaar Malls decreased by 2.5% and 2.05%, respectively.
The transportation sector retreated 1%, while the services sector levelled down 0.7% and telecom sector dipped 0.4%.