Weekly summary

The average daily trading volume for the period 14/04 – 18/04 reached JD (4.1) million compared to JD (3.9) million for the last week, a increase of (6.0%). The total trading volume during the week reached JD(20.5) million compared to JD (19.3) million during the last week. Trading a total of (19.3) million shares through (11065) transactions.

Financial led the trading with JD(10.9) million or (53.3%) of the total trading volume. The Industrial followed with a JD(6.1) million or (29.8%). Finally, the Services with a JD(3.5) million representing(16.9%) of the total trading volume.

The shares price index closed at (1899.1) points, compared to (1906.4) points for the last week, a decrease of (0.38%). The Financial index decreased by (0.17%), the Industrial index decreased by (1.7%), and the Services index increased by (0.52%).

The shares of (142) companies were traded, the shares prices of (52) companies rose, and the shares prices of (56) declined.

The top five gainers during the week were, the Emmar Investments & Realestate Development by (35.71%), Societe Generale De Banque - Jordanie by (16.67%), Specialized Investment Compounds by (13.27%), Kafa`a For Financial & Economical Investments (p.l.c) by (10.87%), and Union Land Development Corporation by (9.43%).

The top five losers were, the Specialized Trading & Investment by (17.03%), Jordan Industrial Resources by (15.38%), Alshamekha For Realestate And Financial Investments by (13.33%), Jordanian Expatriates Investment Holding by (10.77%), and Arab Aluminium Industry /aral by (10.53%).