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Abu Dhabi year-end rally lifts Agthia, Eshraq to new spheres

The ADX General Index advanced 1.42 per cent to 4,533.72 points on Wednesday, December 24, although oil prices retreated again and remained stuck below $60 per barrel.

Eshraq Properties and food and beverages producer Agthia recorded the biggest gains, advancing by 14.47 per cent and by 13.73 per cent, respectively. Abu Dhabi National Hotels lost 7.86 per cent to AED3.40. Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, also known as Taqa, dived 6.02 per cent to AED0.78.

Gérard Al-Fil