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

Sunday, May 01, 2016 at 3:27 PM

2016-05-01 (1437/07/24) 15:27:19

The total value of shares traded for the week ending 28 April 2016 amounted to SAR 39.67 billion, increasing by 32.93% over the previous week; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 1,558.55 billion at the end of this period, increasing by 3.35% over the previous week.

The total value of shares purchased by "Saudi Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 37.84 billion representing 95.37% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 38.03 billion representing 95.86% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "Saudi Investors" stood at 93.08% of total market capitalization as of 28 April 2016, representing an increase of 0.11% from the previous week.

The total value of shares purchased by "GCC Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 0.672 billion representing 1.69% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.578 billion representing 1.46% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "GCC Investors" stood at 2.56% of total market capitalization as of 28 April 2016, representing a decrease of 0.03% from the previous week.

The total value of shares purchased by "Foreign Investors" during this period amounted to SAR 1.166 billion representing 2.94% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 1.065 billion representing 2.68% of total selling activity. Total ownership of "Foreign Investors" stood at 4.36% of total market capitalization as of 28 April 2016, representing a decrease of 0.08% from the previous week

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