continue Saudi stock market The rise for the fifth consecutive session, at the close of trading on Sunday, up by 0.43%, equivalent to 47.03 points, to reach the level of 10966.71 points, the highest closing level since September 2014.
The value of trading reached about 13.26 billion riyals, through trading on 429.8 million shares.
Meanwhile, 127 shares rose, while 58 shares declined out of 203 listed companies.
“MEPCO” share topped the top gainers at the close of trading, with an increase of 9.88%, at a price of 32.25 riyals, followed by “Astra Industrial” share by 9.81% at a price of 51.5 riyals, while “Gulf General” was the most declining stock by 2.9% at a price of 30 One riyal, then the “Bupa Arabia” share, down 1.83%, at a price of 128.6 riyals.
Northern Cement share acquired the largest share of the trading value by about 496.3 million riyals, while Zain Saudi Arabia share acquired the largest amount of trading by about 31.8 million shares.
The long-term commodities sector led the gains by 2.1%, while the media and entertainment sector led the declines by 0.56%.