Saudi Stock Exchange Index Advances, to Closes Higher, at 7653.21 points

Riyadh, The main Saudi Stock Exchange Index closed the trading up 62.88 points to close, at 7653.21 points, with transactions worth more than SR 2.2 billion.

The number of shares traded were more than 92 million shares, with more than 90 thousand transactions, in which shares of 130 companies, rose in value, while the shares of 50 companies on the declined.

Al-lujain, Saudi Ceramic, Al-Satire, Al-Rajhi Takaful and Pipes were the top gainers, while Lazurde, Sasco, Saco, Shams and Wafra were the most heavily traded stocks, with up and down ratios ranging from 10% to 3.99%.

Al-Rajhi, Al-Inma’a, Dar Al-Arkan, Saudi Zain and Sira were the most active stocks in terms of volume, while Al-Rajhi, Al-Inma’a, SABIC, Al-drees and Sira were the most active in terms of value.

The Saudi Secondary Index (Nomu) closed the day up 128.41 points to close, at 4492.58 points, with more than SR 22 million traded, in value, and the number of shares traded were one million, within 1665 transactions.

Source: Saudi Press Agency