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

Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 3:48 PM

2016-03-20 (1437-06-11)     15:48:14 

The total value of shares traded for the week ending 17 March 2016 amounted to SAR 26.57 billion, decreasing by 19.29% over the previous week; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 1,472.04* billion at the end of this period, increasing by 0.35% over the previous week. * The total value of shares purchased by "Saudi Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 25.39 billion representing 95.58% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 25.29 billion representing 95.20% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "Saudi Investors" stood at 93.22% of total market capitalization as of 17 March 2016, representing an increase of 0.03% from the previous week. * The total value of shares purchased by "GCC Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 0.523 billion representing 1.97% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.517 billion representing 1.95% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "GCC Investors" stood at 2.50% of total market capitalization as of 17 March 2016, representing an increase of 0.05% from the previous week. * The total value of shares purchased by "Foreign Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 0.651 billion representing 2.45% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.757 billion representing 2.85% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "Foreign Investors" stood at 4.28% of total market capitalization as of 17 March 2016, representing a decrease of 0.08% from the previous week.

* Holding value of Tradable Rights (SAR 652,400,000), and Acquisition (SAR 353,865,500) were not deposited as on 17 March. To view the detailed Weekly Stock Market Ownership and Trading Activity Report please Click Here