The Saudi Stock Exchange Announces the Publication of the Weekly Stock Market Ownership and Trading Activity Report (by Nationality and Investor Type)

Sunday, January 03, 2016 at 3:36 PM

2016-01-03 (1437-03-23)     15:36:26 

The total value of shares traded for the week ending 31 December 2015 amounted to SAR 26.64 billion, increasing by 2.70% over the previous week; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 1,579.06 billion at the end of this period, decreasing by 0.84% over the previous week.

* The total value of shares purchased by "Saudi Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 25.11 billion representing 94.26% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 25.38 billion representing 95.27% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "Saudi Investors" stood at 92.92% of total market capitalization as of 31 December 2015, representing a decrease of 0.26% from the previous week.

* The total value of shares purchased by "GCC Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 0.603 billion representing 2.26% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.396 billion representing 1.49% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "GCC Investors" stood at 2.51% of total market capitalization as of 31 December 2015, representing an increase of 0.06% from the previous week.

* The total value of shares purchased by "Foreign Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 0.926 billion representing 3.47% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.865 billion representing 3.25% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "Foreign Investors" stood at 4.57% of total market capitalization as of 31 December 2015, representing an increase of 0.20% from the previous week.

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