The stock market recorded a decline due to the shares of companies traded

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Twilight News / traded on the Iraq Stock Exchange traded down prices in the market, especially the banking sector by companies affected share prices reached 9% in March compared to February this year.

The executive director of the market Taha Ahmed Abdul Salam said Iraq Stock Exchange Systems in March 2017 a month (21) trading in the formal market and session (16) session in the second market, and did not organize Tuesday 's session March 21 to encountered a holiday of spring as the total number of listed companies market (97) company and the number of listed shares (9.734) trillion shares classified by sector, while the number of shares traded companies in the market (66) company.

Abdul Salam said he had not been trading on the shares of 17 companies for not display compatibility with the demand , while the number of companies remained suspended from trading under the decisions of the Securities Commission B (14) company.

And the number of shares and values between Abdul Salam that the number of shares traded for the month amounted to (67.193) billion shares where the focus of trading in the financial transfer sector by 6% , followed by the financial investment sector by 3.5% and the services sector by (1.4%) , while the percentages for the rest of the sectors less (1%).

Abd al - Islam , and added that the value of shares traded for the month of March amounted to (48.402) billion dinars, and compared to last month , it has dropped most of the trading indicators in the month of March 2017 to drop big deals during the month, as well as decline in shares traded prices by (9%) which is affected by a decline shares of companies traded prices , especially in the banking and telecommunications sector and the industrial sector and the hotel sector and the tourism sector.

For trading foreign investors Abdul Salam said that the number of shares purchased for non - Iraqi (381) million shares were traded through 318 transactions purchase worth 654 million dinars from the trading of shares of 15 joint stock company listed as the number of shares sold was not Iraqis (1.784) billion shares were traded through 442 transactions sale amounting to (5.735) billion dinars from the trading of shares (12) listed company confirmed Abdul Salam market price index of traded shares closed at the end of March 2017 (664.46) low point by (9.58%) compared to its value in the closing month of February reached (734.84 points) and the index recorded its highest rise during the month in session 1 / 3/2017 when it closed at (730.83) and the lowest point decline when it closed at (664.46) points 3/30/2017 session.

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