Lackluster Bahrain Bourse closes unchanged-continued

March 01, 2012--Bahrain: Manama's market measure, the Bahrain All Share Index, ended off 0.06% Thursday, closing at 1,147.99 points.
Bahrain Duty Free Shop Complex was the only stock which added value (up 2.19%). National Bank of Bahrain closed 0.90% lower at BD0.57. Despite today's sluggish trading, the Bahrain gauge defended its tiny year-to-date gain during this week. Since January 1st, the Bahrain All Shares Index gained 0.40%.

Source: AME Info


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