Weekly summary

The average daily trading volume for the period 12/01 – 16/01 reached JD (4.3) million compared to JD (4.2) million for the last week, a increase of (2.1%). The total trading volume during the week reached JD(21.4) million compared to JD (20.9) million during the last week. Trading a total of (19.4) million shares through (9911) transactions.

Financial led the trading with JD(15.7) million or (73.5%) of the total trading volume. The Services followed with a JD(3.1) million or (14.3%). Finally, the Industrial with a JD(2.6) million representing(12.2%) of the total trading volume.

The shares price index closed at (1865.6) points, compared to (1825.9) points for the last week, an increase of (2.17%). The Financial index increased by (2.48%), the Services index increased by (2.26%), and the Industrial index increased by (0.19%).

The shares of (145) companies were traded, the shares prices of (76) companies rose, and the shares prices of (41) declined.

The top five gainers during the week were, the Specialized Investment Compounds by (15.76%), Zara Investement Holding by (15.52%), Ihdathiat Co-ordinates by (12.50%), National Aluminium Industrial by (12.20%), and Arab Investors Union Co. For Real Estates Developing by (11.49%).

The top five losers were, the Sura Development & Investment Plc by (10.34%), Shira Real Estate Development & Investments by (9.52%), United Financial Investments by (7.27%), Union Tobacco & Cigarette Industries by (5.00%), and Jordanian Management And Consulting Company by (4.88%).