The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) opened Monday’s trading session with negative performance, following five straight sessions of gains, pressured by the fall of blue chips.
By 10:40 am KSA time, the main Tadawul All-Share Index (TASI) inched down 0.28%, or 25.17 points, to 8,990.1 points.
TASI’s traded volume reached 15 million shares exchanged at a turnover of SAR 341.7 million through 15,100 transactions.
The telecommunication sector topped the losers falling 0.54%, followed by the banking and material sectors with 0.4% and 0.28%, respectively.
On the other hand, NOMU, the benchmark index of the Nomu-Parallel Market, increased by 0.38%, or 14.31 points, to 3,764.01 points.