Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange’s Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) started Thursday 0.75%, or 55.40 points, higher to 7,475.11 points.
By 10:31 am KSA time, TASI’s trading volume reached 25.84 million shares, through 13,170 transactions, with a turnover of SAR 602.89 million.
The food and staples retailing, media, commercial and professional services sectors rose 2.1%, 1.8% and 1.3%, respectively.
Similarly, banks, materials, and telecommunication services sectors added 1%, 0.8%, and 0.3%, respectively.
Saudi Industrial Export Co’s (SIEC) stock jumped 9.9%, whereas Alinma Tokio Marine Co’s stock inched down 0.6%.
Meanwhile, NOMU, the benchmark index of the Nomu-Parallel Market, slipped 0.01%, or 0.34 points, to 3,090.30 points.
Baazeem Trading’s stock tumbled 7.2%, whereas Al Samaani Factory for Metal Industries Company’s stock levelled up 7.1%