Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Saudi - TADAWUL: Banks & financial sector gains 1.26%  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab News - 18/12/2013
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Arab News) The Saudi stock market turned green on Tuesday, achieving 0.32 percent growth for the day.
The benchmark Tadawul All-Share Index (TASI) dug in at 8,412.32 and ended its trading up over 27 points. It wavered within a trading range of 35.2 points.
Sectoral indices performed in a mixed fashion, with six sectors accumulating an aggregate of 536.3 points and nine six sectors trimming 147.5 points collectively.
Banks & Financial Services sector posted the biggest gains among sectoral indices, surging 1.3 percent or 223 points to close at 17,867.80. Energy & Utilities sector followed it, adding more than one percent.
On the other hand, Multi-Investment came out as the biggest decliner, shedding exactly one percent and closing at 4,213.61.
Declining stocks outnumbered advancers on the Tadawul market; as for 37 percent stocks that gained, 49 percent ended lower and 14 percent remained unchanged.
Amana Cooperative Insurance turned in a splendid performance among all Saudi stocks, soaring up SR 4.0 or 9.83 percent to close the day at SR 44.7. The Saudi Investment Bank was another significant advancer, rising by 8.55 percent.
On the other side of the spectrum, Saudi Arabia Refineries Co. suffered the greatest amount of damages, turning down 4.72 percent or SR3.0.
Market activity remained a little high as compared to previous day; turnover went up by 44 percent on volume basis and 36.7 percent in terms of liquidity.
Tadawul volume set sold approximately 250 million shares, the value of which is equal to SR 6.7 billion.
Most of the trading was concentrated in Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Co. with 25.1 million shares, capturing 10 percent of market volume. It also maintained a heavy flow of liquidity SR569 million, a relative market share of 8.5 percent. The company surged 5.3 percent for the day, closing at SR22.9.

 






  MENA News Headlines
 Sep 2 2014 - Egypt military academy stampede kills 9Arab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) CAIRO Nine people were killed on Tuesday in a stampede outside a military academy in Egypt by relatives seeking to visit cadets the army said in a statement.The military released ...

 Sep 2 2014 - Attack on Egypt security convoy kills 11 in SinaiArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) CAIRO: An attack on a convoy killed 11 members of the Egyptian security forces in the Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday security and medical sources said.Two were killed by a roadside ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- Human League to perform in DubaiKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The Human League bring their electro-pop back catalogue to Dubai New wave legends The Human League will bathe The Irish Village in synths for their show on Thursday September ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- Ismail Matar backs Mahdis contract extensionKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Matar hinted that het could be able to return to the pitch in two weeks time after covering half of the four-week period decided by the doctors for his recovery.Dubai: Al ...

 Sep 2 2014 - Dubai does well to curb thalassaemia in newbornsKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Drop in the number of disease cases attributed to awareness campaigns screenings.The number of cases of thalassaemia in newborns in Dubai has drastically reduced due to the ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- Umm Al Quwain offers 50 per cent off on traffic finesKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The 50 per cent cut on pending fines includes unpaid fines for speeding and other traffic violations available till December 5.The UAQ Police are offering a 50 per cent ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- Ajman launches online renewal of car registrationKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The programme also provides the opportunity for public to renew their registration card without having to visit the traffic department.The Ajman Police on Monday launched its ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- Cop accused of kidnapping raping womanKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) He drove her to a dark location near a construction site after offering a lift where he allegedly raped her.A cop has been charged in the Court of First Instance with ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- Manager blackmails women staff for sex court hearsKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Three women have complained against the 31-year-old man alleging that he had been constantly sexually harassing them.A Palestinian manager has been brought before the Court ...

 Sep 2 2014 - UAE- 22-year-old Indian found hanging from treeKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Police patrols and paramedics were rushed to the spot who took down the body and transferred it to Al Dhaid Hospital for an autopsy.A 22-year-old Indian man was found hanging ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help