Riyadh - Mubasher: The Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) has kept is upward performance for the second consecutive session after gaining 0.12% or 8.72 points to close Thursday's trading session at 7,426.76 points.
Turnover increased to SAR 5.77 billion following the exchange of 272.74 million shares, compared to SAR 5.43 billion during the previous session.
The banks sector led 11 risers with 0.27%, while the food and staples retailing segment came on top of the decliners with 1.26%.
Tihama Advertising and Public Relations Company headed the green zone with 9.97%, while United Wire Factories Company (Aslak) topped the red zone with 2.12%.
Seera Group Holding posted the highest turnover of around SAR 226.86 million, while Dar Al Arkan Real Estate Development recorded the highest trading volume of nearly 29.6 million shares.
Moreover, the Nomu-Parallel Market declined by 0.6% or 49.14 points to close Thursday's session at 8,180.48 points.
National Building and Marketing Company hit the top of the losing stocks with 1.29%, while Sumou Real Estate Co was the only winners with 0.22%.