Saudi Arabia’s Stock Exchange Main Index Ends Trading Higher, at 8,560.81 Points

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Saudi Arabia’s Stock Exchange’s main index ended trading higher here today, gaining 7.02 points to close, at 8,560.81 points.

The total value of the trading reported was over 9.2 billion, while the toll of shares traded was more than 400 million, divided into over 385,000 deals.

The Saudi Parallel Equity Market Index (NOMU) ended the day losing 14.88 points, to close, at 14,628.64 points, with a valuation of more than SR29 million and an overall tally of more than 360,000 stocks traded and divided into as many as 1,262 deals.