Market Closed Date 20/08/2017
Daily Summary

Trading value for Thursday 17/08/2017 reached JD(4.0) million. (4.2) million shares were traded through (2,572).

The shares price index closed at (2116.78) point, a decrease of (0.25%).

The shares of (117) companies were traded, the shares prices of (33) companies rose, and the shares prices of (30) declined.

At the sector level, the Industrial index decreased by 1.32%, the Services index decreased by 0.05%, and the Financial index increased by 0.05%.

As for sub sector indices, the Media, Printing and Packaging, Health Care Services, Chemical Industries, Engineering and Construction, Insurance, Banks, Food and Beverages sectors increased by 3.45%, 2.46%, 1.83%, 0.73%, 0.53%, 0.19%, 0.10%, 0.09% respectively. While the Tobacco and Cigarettes, Pharmaceutical and Medical Industries, Mining and Extraction Industries, Electrical Industries, Real Estate, Textiles, Leathers and Clothings, Transportation, Utilities and Energy, Commercial Services, Diversified Financial Services sectors decreased by 1.93%, 1.81%, 1.19%, 0.69%, 0.53%, 0.49%, 0.39%, 0.16%, 0.10%, 0.02% respectively.

The top five gainers were, the South Electronics by (6.67%), Resources Company For Development And Investment Plc by (6.25%), Rumm Financial Brokerage by (4.85%), Nutri Dar by (4.81%), and Babelon Investments Co. P.l.c by (4.67%).

The top five losers were, Northern Cement Co. by (5.45%), Al-tahdith For Real Estate Investments Company by (5.00%), Salam Internationl Transport And Trading by (4.92%), Akary For Industries And Real Estate Investments by (4.74%), and Emmar Investments & Realestate Development by (4.55%).