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

Sunday, March 03, 2019 at 3:10 PM

Sun Mar 3, 2019 15:10

Main Market
The total value of shares traded for the month  ending 28 February 2019 amounted to SAR 47.00 billion, decreasing by 31.09% over the previous month; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 2,010.49 billion at the end of this period, decreasing by 0.72% over the previous month.

    The total value of shares purchased by “Saudi Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 40.56 billion representing 86.28% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 42.83 billion representing 91.12% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Saudi Investors” stood at 92.87% of total market capitalization as of 28 February 2019, representing a decrease of 0.13% from the previous month. 
    The total value of shares purchased by “GCC Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 0.76 billion representing 1.62% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 1.06 billion representing 2.26% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “GCC Investors” stood at 2.05% of total market capitalization as of 28 February 2019, representing an increase of 0.03% from the previous month. 
    The total value of shares purchased by “Foreign Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 5.69 billion representing 12.09% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 3.11 billion representing 6.61% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Foreign Investors” stood at 5.08% of total market capitalization as of 28 February 2019, representing an increase of 0.10% from the previous month.     

Nomu-Parallel Market

The total value of shares traded for the month ending 28 February 2019 amounted to SAR 58.69 million, Increasing by 41.02% over the previous month; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 4,421.26 million at the end of this period, increasing by 34.64% over the previous month.
    The total value of shares purchased by “Saudi Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 56.49 million representing 96.25% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 56.81 million representing 96.80% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Saudi Investors” stood at 99.29% of total market capitalization as of 28 February 2019, representing an increase of 0.20% from the previous month. 
    The total value of shares purchased by “GCC Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 0 million representing 0% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 1.15 million representing 1.95% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “GCC Investors” stood at 0.28% of total market capitalization as of 28 February 2019, representing a decrease of 0.12% from the previous month. 
    The total value of shares purchased by “Foreign Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 2.20 million representing 3.75% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 0.73 million representing 1.24% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Foreign Investors” stood at 0.43% of total market capitalization as of 28 February 2019 representing a decrease of 0.08% from the previous month.    
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