TASI declines, Nomu rises at Thursday’s open

Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) started Thursday in the red after its main Tadawul All-Share Index (TASI) fell 36.3 points, or 0.44%, reaching 7,982.22 points.

By 10:30 am Saudi time, TASI’s trading volume reached 8.84 million shares, via 9,360 transactions, generating SAR 197.56 million in turnover.

The utilities sector dropped 2.2%, followed by telecommunication services with 0.79%, banks with 0.55%, and materials with 0.25%.

On the other hand, the consumer durables and apparel sector rose 0.9%, while consumer services inched up 0.79%.

United International Transportation Company’s (Budget) led losers with 3.79%, whereas Al Jouf Agricultural Development Company’s (JADCO) stock topped gainers with 4.63%.

Meanwhile, NOMU, the benchmark index of the Nomu-Parallel Market, increased 3.63 points, or 0.14%, to 2,688.98 points.

Al Kathiri Holding Co.’s stock levelled up 11.8%

Mubasher Contribution Time: 30-Aug-2018 08:05 (GMT)
Mubasher Last Update Time: 30-Aug-2018 09:15 (GMT)