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Bahrain Bourse BSE    23 Aug 2016      1153.16     1.38
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IS SOROS PLAYING GOLD?

George Soros, the Hungarian/American billionaire investor/political activist is as controversial as they come. He became famous, and a lot richer, when he sold the Pound Sterling short in 1992 and received the title “The Man Who Broke The Bank of England”. He also contributed to the currency crisis of 1997 in South East Asia. And a few months ago, stated that the Chinese Yuan is overpriced and due for a correction.

More recently, Soros was in the news buying huge amounts of gold, including gold mining shares and gold futures. Yesterday, he sold off his gold holdings! Is gold going down the drain?

Possibly, but the market still seems to be bullish on gold . Not to mention that Russia and China have been stocking up huge quantities of gold for over a year now, to reduce their reliance on the US Dollar as reserve currency… read more

DAILY INFORMATION & ANALYSIS
MARKET SUMMARY
Date
»  23 Aug 2016
Close
»  1,153.16
Previous
»  1,151.78
Change
»    1.38
Change %
»    0.12%
Volume
»  818,143
Trade
»  34
Value (mill.)
»  0.24
YTD Change
»    -5.16%
52 Week High
»  1,299.97
52 Week Low
»  1,089.32
SECTOR SUMMARY
SectorClosePreviousChange
Bahrain Bourse 1,153.16 1,151.78 1.38
Commericial Banks 2,397.02 2,409.38 -12.36
Investment 582.49 581.90 0.59
Services 1,265.14 1,276.89 -11.75
Industrial 524.44 521.30 3.14
Insurance 1,525.19 0.00
Hotels&Tourism 3,272.57 0.00
TOP GAINERS (23 Aug 2016)
NBB 0.720 2.86 %
BCFC 0.670 1.52 %
ALBH 0.320 0.63 %
TOP LOSERS (23 Aug 2016)
ITHMR 0.120 -4.00 %
NASS 0.115 -0.86 %
AUB 0.645 -0.77 %
DUTYF 0.780 -0.64 %
Yearly Gainers & Losers
Corporate Actions
MARKET OVERVIEW
 Date  8/23/2016  8/22/2016 Change
 Index (Last) 1,153.2 1,151.8 1.4 
 Volume (000's)  818  1,316  -498
 Deals  34  51  -17
 Value (Mill)  0.2  0.5 -0.2
 Company Traded  13  13  0
 Winners  3  1  2
 Losers   4  4  0
 No Change  6  8  -2
  SECTORS CLOSING SUMMARY   TOP 5 SHARES
  SHARE PRICES & CLOSING REPORT
TODAYS TECHNICAL PIVOT TABLE (23 Aug 2016)
PIVOT ANALYSIS FOR A SELECTION OF SHARES
Share LTP PIVOT SUPPORTS RESISTANCE
S2 S1 R1 R2
BSE 1,153 1,152 1,147 1,150 1,155 1,156
101-AUB 0.645 0.645 0.645 0.645 0.645 0.645
102-SALAM 0.090 0.090 0.090 0.090 0.090 0.090
105-NBB 0.720 0.713 0.693 0.707 0.727 0.733
203-BCFC 0.670 0.670 0.670 0.670 0.670 0.670
207-GFH 0.235 0.235 0.235 0.235 0.235 0.235
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210 ITHMR
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