Yesterday, the main Saudi stock index closed down by 67 points, to close at the level of 11218 points, with transactions worth 5.5 billion riyals.
The volume of traded shares amounted to 190 million shares, in which the shares of 79 companies recorded an increase in their value, while the shares of 132 companies closed in decline.
The shares of SADAFCO, Al-Dawaa, Al-Madina Cement, Zain Saudi Arabia and Chubb were the highest gainers. As for the shares of: Al-Fakhriya, Care, Al-Drees, Health Dallah, and Wafra, they were the lowest in trading, with the rates of increase and decrease ranging between 2.88 and 5.45%.
While the shares of: Americana, Zain Saudi Arabia, Saudi Aramco, Al-Inmaa, and Al-Kathiri were the most active by quantity. The shares of: Al-Rajhi, Saudi Aramco, Al-Inma, Themar and Zain Saudi Arabia were the most active in terms of value.
While the Saudi parallel stock index (growth) closed, down 299.51 points, to close at the level of 20863.29 points, with transactions worth 51.1 million riyals, and the volume of shares traded in it amounted to more than 680 thousand shares.