The Saudi Stock Exchange Performance Report –August 2018

Sunday, September 02, 2018 at 9:28 AM

Sun Sep 2, 2018 09:28

At the end of August 2018 Tadawul All Share Index (TASI) closed at 7,948.25 points, decreased by 346.58  points 4.18% over the close of  the  previous  month. 

Highest close level for the index during the month was   8,288.98   point   on   01/08/2018.

Total equity market capitalization at the end of August 2018 reached SAR 1,893.32 billion (US$  504.88 billion), decreasing  by 3.92%  over  the close of  the  previous  month.

The total value of shares traded for the   month of August 2018 reached  SAR 54.25 billion (US$ 14.47 billion), decreasing by 25.90% over the previous month.

The total number of shares traded* reached 2.02 billion shares during the month of August 2018 compared to 2.88 billion shares traded for the previous month, a decrease of   29.90%.

The total number of transactions executed during August 2018 reached 1.49 million compared to 2.03 million trades for the month of   July  2018,  a decrease of  26.83%.

* Adjusted to all corporate actions during the period.
    * Number of   trading days during   August 2018  were  17    against 23 trading days  during  July 2018

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