The Saudi Stock Exchange Announces the Publication of the Monthly Stock Market Ownership and Trading Activity Report (by Nationality and Investor Type)

Wednesday, May 01, 2019 at 3:47 PM

Wed May 1, 2019 15:47

Main Market
The total value of shares traded for the month ending 30 April 2019 amounted to SAR 77.24 billion, increasing by 25.10% over the previous month; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 2,185.70 billion at the end of this period, increasing by 4.73% over the previous month.

 The total value of shares purchased by “Saudi Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 60.97 billion representing 78.93% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 66.27 billion representing 85.80% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Saudi Investors” stood at 92.33% of total market capitalization as of 30 April 2019, representing a decrease of 0.31% from the previous month.

 The total value of shares purchased by “GCC Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 1.51 billion representing 1.96% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 2.07 billion representing 2.69% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “GCC Investors” stood at 2.01% of total market capitalization as of 30 April 2019, representing an decrease of 0.02% from the previous month.

 The total value of shares purchased by “Foreign Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 14.76 billion representing 19.11% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 8.89 billion representing 11.52% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Foreign Investors” stood at 5.65% of total market capitalization as of 30 April 2019, representing an increase of 0.34% from the previous month.


Nomu-Parallel Market

The total value of shares traded for the month ending 30 April 2019 amounted to SAR 28.28 million, decreasing by 18.74% over the previous month; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 4,383.72 million at the end of this period, decreasing by 1.34% over the previous month.

 The total value of shares purchased by “Saudi Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 26.63 million representing 94.16% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 27.80 million representing 98.28% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Saudi Investors” stood at 99.32% of total market capitalization as of 30 April 2019, representing an increase of 0.01% from the previous month.

 The total value of shares purchased by “GCC Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 0.23 million representing 0.81% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.00 million representing 0.00% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “GCC Investors” stood at 0.25% of total market capitalization as of 30 April 2019, representing a decrease of 0.01% from the previous month.

 The total value of shares purchased by “Foreign Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 1.42 million representing 5.04% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.49 million representing 1.72% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Foreign Investors” stood at 0.43% of total market capitalization as of 30 April 2019 representing a 0.00% from the previous month.


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