Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Saudi Arabia, the gained 0.01%.
The best performers of the session on the were Abdullah Saad Mohammed Abo Moati Stationeries Co (SE:), which rose 10.00% or 4.90 points to trade at 53.90 at the close. Meanwhile, United Cooperative Assurance Co (SE:) added 9.93% or 1.46 points to end at 16.16 and Saudi vitrified clay pipes co. (SE:) was up 9.90% or 7.60 points to 84.40 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Al Samaani Factory Metal Industries Co CJSC (SE:), which fell 9.94% or 27.00 points to trade at 244.60 at the close. Saudi Paper Manufacturing Co. (SE:) declined 7.98% or 6.20 points to end at 71.50 and Allied Cooperative Insurance Group SJSC (SE:) was down 5.26% or 3.00 points to 54.00.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange by 110 to 85 and 8 ended unchanged.
Shares in Abdullah Saad Mohammed Abo Moati Stationeries Co (SE:) rose to all time highs; rising 10.00% or 4.90 to 53.90. Shares in United Cooperative Assurance Co (SE:) rose to 52-week highs; rising 9.93% or 1.46 to 16.16. Shares in Saudi vitrified clay pipes co. (SE:) rose to 3-years highs; rising 9.90% or 7.60 to 84.40.
Crude oil for January delivery was down 0.49% or 0.23 to $46.55 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in February fell 0.54% or 0.27 to hit $49.98 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract rose 0.34% or 6.30 to trade at $1843.70 a troy ounce.
EUR/SAR was down 0.18% to 4.5434, while USD/SAR rose 0.01% to 3.7509.
The US Dollar Index Futures was unchanged 0.00% at 90.924.
Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.
Need Your Help Today. Your $1 can change life.