The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes showed mixed performance at the close of Tuesday's trading amid selective purchases by various investors.
Meanwhile, sales prevailed in transactions of Arab and foreign institutions and investment funds.
The market capital lost about EGP 1.6 billion, standing at EGP 836.42 billion after transactions totaled EGP 1.5 billion.
The EGX 30 benchmark index decreased 0.47 percent, closing at 15,155.84 points.
The broader EGX 70 index of the leading small and mid-cap enterprises (SMEs), however, rose 0.12 percent, recording 721.9 points.
The all-embracing EGX 100 index slightly increased 0.05 percent, registering 1,822.37 points.