EghtesadOnline: After an upbeat performance in the past two sessions, Tehran’s share market closed Monday trade in negative territory.
The main index of Tehran Stock Exchange, TEDPIX, lost 2,277 points or 0.17% to finish trade at 1,357,969.24. About 6.72 billion shares worth 44.47 trillion rials ($177.9 million) changed hands at TSE for the day.
Iran Mercantile Exchange was the biggest winner as its shares went up 5% to 26,670 rials per share. Kashan Amir Kabir Steel Company incurred the biggest loss among all TSE-listed companies shedding 5% to reach 29,080 rials per share.
The National Iranian Copper Industries Company contributed the most to the benchmark's fall, followed by Pardis Petrochemical Company, Chadormalu Mining And Industrial Company and Nouri Petrochemical Company.
Middle East Mines and Mineral Industries Development Holding Company gave the biggest boost to the benchmark index followed by Iran Khodro Company, Ghadir Investment Company and Saipa Automaker Company.
IFX Down 0.44%
Iran Fara Bourse main index, IFX, lost 87.21 points or 0.44% to close Monday trade at 19,870.
About 3.3 billion shares and securities valued at 32.65 trillion rials ($130.63m) were traded at the junior exchange for the day.
Tejaratno Insurance Company was the biggest gainer at the IFB as its shares rose 8.01% to reach 11,400 rials apiece.
Zagros Petrochemical Company, Day Bank, Arya Sasol Polymer Company and Shahid Tondgooyan Petrochemical Company had the most negative impact on IFX.
Iran Fara Bourse gave the biggest boost to IFX, followed by Tejaratno Insurance Company, Hormozgan Steel Company and Omid Taban Hour Energy Management Company.