Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange’s (Tadawul) benchmark Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) closed Thursday’s trading session with a positive performance for the fourth session in a raw.
TASI rose by 62.66 points, or 0.7%, to end the session at 8,968.23 points.
TASI’s turnover jumped to SAR 3.82 billion on Thursday, compared to SAR 2.95 billion on Wednesday, while the market’s traded volume increased to 131.8 million shares from 121.12 million the session before.
The utilities sector topped the bourse’s gainers adding 3.34%, followed by the banking and material sectors with 0.92%, and 0.51%, respectively.
On the negative side, the media sector headed the losers falling 0.54%, while the telecommunication inched down 0.02%.
Meanwhile, NOMU, the main index of the Nomu secondary market, went down 26.01 points, or 0.68%, finishing the session at 3,773.99 points.