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COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
GREEN CRS INS CO AED 0.64 0.05 8.47 %
SHARJAH ISLAMIC AED 1.83 0.10 5.78 %
UNION NATL BK AED 6.50 0.20 3.17 %
GULF PHARM IND AED 2.95 0.08 2.79 %
AD NATL HOTELS AED 2.46 0.04 1.65 %
NATL CO BLDG MAT AED 0.62 0.01 1.64 %
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COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
SHARJAH CEMENT AED 1.02 -0.08 -7.27 %
RAK CEMENT CO AED 0.85 -0.05 -5.56 %
OOREDOO QSC AED 95.50 -4.50 -4.50 %
BANK OF SHARJAH AED 1.63 -0.07 -4.12 %
FIRST GULF BK AED 15.15 -0.60 -3.81 %
ALDAR PROPERTIES AED 2.76 -0.10 -3.50 %
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