Riyadh, The Saudi Stock Exchange’s main index ended trading higher here today, gaining 70.06 points to close, at 8,687.93 points.
Total value of the trading reported was SR8 billion, while the toll of shares traded was 200 million, divided into over 315,000 deals.
While the stocks of 178 companies ended the trading higher, 17 companies’ shares slumped.
Subsequently, the advancers outnumbered the decliners.
On the other hand, the spread between the advancers and decliners stocks ranged from 9.94% to 2.78%.
For its part, the Saudi Parallel Equity Market Index (NOMU) ended the day gaining 538.05 points to close, at 25,269.14 points, with a valuation of SR61 million and an overall tally of 500,000 stocks traded and divided into as many as 1,416 deals.
Source: Saudi Press Agency