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Profit taking drags Etisalat shares slightly lower

The Abu Dhabi market measure ADXGI closed off 0.23% at 2,482.05 points Tuesday. All sector indexes with the exception of investments and financial services landed in the red. Market heavyweight Etisalat dipped 0.10% to Dhs9.63. Since the start of the year, Etislat share rallied over 12 percent, but lost some ground after hitting a 2012-high (as yet) at Dhs9.82 on June 21. Seven shares advanced, 17 declined and five closed flat. Some 27.7m stocks were traded, valued at Dhs59m.