© Reuters. Saudi Arabia shares fall at close of trade; Tadawul All Share down 2.23%
Investing.com – Saudi Arabian stocks were lower after Sunday’s close as losses in the , and , sectors drove the stock lower.
At the close in Saudi Arabia, the decline of 2.23%.
The session’s best performer was Saudi Telecom (TADAWUL:), which rose 6.57% or 6.60 points to trade at 107.00 at the close. Meanwhile, Al Sagr Co-operative Insurance Co (TADAWUL:) gained 1.97% or 0.24 points to end at 12:40 p.m. and Al-Rajhi Co-operative Insurance (TADAWUL:) gained 1.81% or 1, 60 points at 90.00 at the end of the session.
The worst performers in the session were Saudi Industrial Export Co (TADAWUL:), which fell 9.98% or 9.00 points to trade at 81.20 at the close. Arab Sea Information Systems Society SJSC (TADAWUL:) lost 9.94% or 16.40 points to finish at 148.60 and Alujain Corporation (TADAWUL:) fell 8.70% or 6.00 points to 63.00.
Falling stocks outnumbered rising stocks on the Saudi Arabian Stock Exchange by 224 to 12 and 3 unchanged.
Crude oil for July delivery fell 0.86% or 1.04 to $120.47 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for August delivery fell 0.93% or 1.14 to $121.93 a barrel, while August gold futures rose down 1.21% or 22.40 to trade at $1,875.20 per troy ounce.
EUR/SAR fell 0.92% to 3.95, while USD/SAR was unchanged 0.01% to 3.75.
US Dollar Index futures were unchanged at 0.00% at 103.08.