Weekly summary

The average daily trading volume for the period 15/09 – 19/09 reached JD (5.3) million compared to JD (11.0) million for the last week, a decrease of (51.8%). The total trading volume during the week reached JD(26.6) million compared to JD (55.1) million during the last week. Trading a total of (23.3) million shares through (10691) transactions.

Financial led the trading with JD(18.8) million or (70.9%) of the total trading volume. The Services followed with a JD(4.0) million or (15.1%). Finally, the Industrial with a JD(3.7) million representing(14.0%) of the total trading volume.

The shares price index closed at (1817.1) points, compared to (1793.4) points for the last week, an increase of (1.32%). The Financial index increased by (1.53%), the Services index increased by (1.15%), and the Industrial index increased by (0.96%).

The shares of (144) companies were traded, the shares prices of (57) companies rose, and the shares prices of (49) declined.

The top five gainers during the week were, the Arab Electrical Industries by (25.00%), Darat Jordan Holdings by (9.52%), Arab Investors Union Co. For Real Estates Developing by (9.43%), Amwaj Properties by (9.09%), and The Housing Bank For Trade And Finance by (8.54%).

The top five losers were, the Jordan Wood Industries / Jwico by (13.64%), Alshamekha For Realestate And Financial Investments by (11.38%), Ihdathiat Co-ordinates by (7.89%), International Brokerage & Financial Markets by (7.50%), and The Jordan Cement Factories by (6.98%).