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UAE's Dana Gas Q2 net profit jumps 70% on higher production

Sharjah-based energy firm said it was having ongoing problems with payments in Egypt and Iraq

Bahrain's Investcorp says full-year net profit up 25%

Alternative investment fund cited higher activity in acquisitions, sales of investments and the raising of new funds for growth

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire sees profits soar 41%

Boost reflected substantial investment gains and improved results in manufacturing, service and retail businesses

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
GREEN CRS INS CO AED 0.56 0.01 1.82 %
AD NATL ENERGY AED 0.68 0.01 1.49 %
AGTHIA GROUP AED 7.56 0.01 0.13 %
AD COMMERCIAL BK AED 8.28 0.01 0.12 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
COMM BK INTL AED 1.50 -0.15 -9.09 %
WAHA CAPITAL AED 2.46 -0.08 -3.15 %
ALDAR PROPERTIES AED 2.65 -0.04 -1.49 %
SHARJAH CEMENT AED 1.01 -0.01 -0.98 %
METHAQ AED 1.03 -0.01 -0.96 %
NATL BK OF AD AED 10.60 -0.10 -0.93 %
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