Oct. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Egypt’s benchmark EGX 30 Index increased 0.8 percent to 4,050.23 at the 2:30 p.m. close in Cairo, the highest level in more than a week.
The following shares rose or fell. Symbols are in parentheses.
Maridive & Oil Services SAE (MOIL EY), a Cairo-based marine and oil support services provider, gained for the third time in four days, advancing 1.6 percent to $1.89. Crude oil for November delivery increased as much as 0.9 percent to $86.59 a barrel.
Talaat Moustafa Group Holding (TMGH EY) increased as much as 2.9 percent, before closing unchanged at 3.4 Egyptian pounds. Egypt’s biggest publicly traded real-estate developer was rated “buy” in new coverage at Beltone Financial with a share-price estimate of 5.2 pounds.
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