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4 hours ago Kuwait, Qatar stocks attract foreign, institutional investors
By: Mahmoud Gamal  Mubasher: Institutional and foreign investors focused their investments in mid-cap and blue-chip stocks listed on the Kuwaiti and Qatari bourses which rose on Monday, analysts told Mubasher. The GCC bourses are expected to …
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22 May 04:11 PM Tadawul amends securities tick as of 4 June
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange’s (Tadawul) board approved the amendment of the securities tick starting from 4 June. As per the new amendment, values of current tick sizes shall be reduced, according to a bourse filing on Monday. …
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22 May 03:09 PM Tadawul extends, Nomu reverses early losses at Monday close
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) shed 0.04% or 2.88 points to 6,987.65 points at Monday’s close. Traded value fell to SAR 2.63 billion ($701 million) on Monday compared to SAR 3.06 billion ($815 million) on …
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22 May 01:29 PM Private transaction executed on Jabal Omar at highest price
Riyadh – Mubasher: One transaction was privately executed on Jabal Omar Development’s shares  on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) Monday, totalling SAR 3.97 million. The transaction saw the trading of 58,390 of the company’s shares at SAR 68 per …
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22 May 10:47 AM Tadawul, Nomu open Monday in red
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) shed 0.03% or 2.39 points to 6,988.14 points at Monday’s open. By 10:40 am KSA time, 34.17 million shares were exchanged through 11,040 transactions at a value of SAR 444.87 …
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22 May 10:20 AM Riyad REIT to acquire properties, raise capital
Riyadh – Mubasher: Riyad REIT’s board approved the acquisition of properties and recommended a capital hike to finance acquisitions. The REIT noted that the properties agreed on include Kempinski Riyadh Hotel Complex, which includes a five-star …
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22 May 07:33 AM Portfolio investors to invest in attractive GCC stocks
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The GCC stock markets are expected to maintain their slight rise on Monday as portfolio investors are tending to increase their positions, amid anticipation of the performance of oil prices and global stocks, analysts …
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21 May 03:41 PM Net foreign sales on Tadawul reach SAR 99m in week
Riyadh – Mubasher: Net sales of foreign investors reached SAR 99.281 million during last week, which ended on 18 March, according to the Saudi Stock Exchange’s (Tadawul) statistics. The total value of shares purchased by foreign investors during …
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21 May 03:20 PM Tadawul extends early gains, Nomu keeps early losses at Sunday close
By: Al Sayed Gamal Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) rose 0.76% or 52.43 points to 6,990.53 points at Sunday’s close. Traded value increased to SAR 3.06 billion ($815 million) on Sunday compared to SAR 2.89 …
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21 May 01:28 PM Tadawul delists Bishah
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) delisted Bishah Agriculture Development as of the end of Thursday's trades (18 May 2017). The move came after the decision of the Capital Market Authority (CMA) regarding delisting the shares …
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21 May 10:52 AM Tadawul exceeds 7,000 pts; Nomu stays down at Sunday open
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) rose 0.97% or 67.12 points to 7,005.22 points at Sunday’s open. By 10:48 am KSA time, 62.18 million shares were exchanged through 18,080 transactions at a value of SAR 885.54 …
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21 May 07:40 AM GCC bourses likely to rise on Trump’s visit – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The GCC stock markets are expected to see increased speculations on Sunday, in line with the rise of oil prices and news of a possible decline in oil prices, analysts told Mubasher. Higher oil prices will push the GCC …
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18 May 05:33 PM Tadawul rises in week; Nomu continues to fall
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) gained 0.81% or 55.59 points to reach 6,938.10 points by the week ended on 18 May when compared to 6,882.51 points in the previous week. Meanwhile, the main index of the …
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18 May 03:30 PM Tadawul, Nomu end Thursday in red
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) shed 0.13% or 9.26 points to 6,938.10 points at Thursday’s close. Traded value decreased to SAR 2.89 billion ($770 million) on Thursday compared to SAR 3.73 billion ($994 …
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18 May 01:18 PM One private transaction on Al Rajhi Bank totals SAR 13m
Riyadh – Mubasher: One transaction privately executed on Al Rajhi Bank’s shares on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) totalled SAR 12.65 million on Thursday. The transaction saw the trading of 202,370 of the company's shares at SAR 62.50 per …
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18 May 12:46 PM CMA OKs offering of Alkathiri Holding on Nomu
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Capital Market Authority's (CMA) board approved the prospectus for the initial public offering (IPO) of Al-Kathiri Holding Company on the Nomu-Parallel Market. The company intends to offer 819,000 shares, representing …
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18 May 12:11 PM Alujain hits 2-yr hike on Thursday
Riyadh – Mubasher: Alujain Corporation's stock saw a notable hike on Thursday to top the market’s risers and record the highest gaining pace since August 2015. By 12:00 pm KSA time, the stock surged 9.91% to SAR 26.40 to extend its gains for the …
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18 May 10:42 AM Tadawul, Nomu start Thursday on positive note
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) rose 0.19% or 13.38 points to 6,960.74 points at Thursday’s open. By 10:37 am KSA time, 28.51 million shares were exchanged through 12,360 transactions at a value of SAR …
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18 May 08:12 AM GCC bourses start to regain poise on foreign purchases
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Most GCC stock markets started to lure in investments and managed to see a positive performance on Wednesday, in line with the recent rise of oil prices, analysts told Mubasher. Most Gulf bourses are expected to …
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17 May 06:30 PM Tadawul, Nomu rise at Wednesday close
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) added 0.1% or 6.88 points to 6,947.36 points at Wednesday’s close. Traded value increased to SAR 3.73 billion ($994 million) on Wednesday compared to SAR 3.72 billion ($992 …
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17 May 06:21 PM Oman oil production drops to 29m barrels in April
Mubasher: Oman’s production of oil and condensates declined 3.22% reaching 29.02 million barrels in April, according to data released by Oman's Ministry of Oil and Gas. The total volume of exported crude oil retreated 11.04% to reach 22.75 million …
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17 May 10:41 AM Tadawul down, Nomu up at Wednesday open
Riyadh – Mubasher: The main index of the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) fell 0.13% or 8.71 points to 6,931.77 points at Wednesday’s open. By 09:35 am KSA time, 25.25 million shares were exchanged through 12,320 transactions at a value of SAR 385.4 …
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17 May 07:30 AM GCC bourses to hold amid oil price recovery
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The GCC stock markets are expected to hold at their current levels on Wednesday, amid oil price recovery, analysts told Mubasher Most Gulf bourses saw a positive performance on Tuesday and approached important …
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16 May 04:24 PM Three Saudi stocks join MSCI EM Index
Riyadh – Mubasher: The MSCI Emerging Markets (EM) Index’s semi‐annual review added three Saudi companies to the small- and medium-sized companies index, namely Al Rajhi, Al Yamamah Steel Industries Co, and Alujain Corp, while removing Abdullah Al …
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16 May 03:21 PM TASI up 49 pts, NOMU down 2%
Riyadh - Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) ended Tuesday’s trading session in green, on the back of a grouped rise of the market sectors. The Tadawul All Shares Index (TASI) gained 0.7% or 48.49 points, and closed at the level of …