The Saudi Stock Exchange Announces the Publication of the Monthly Stock Market Ownership and Trading Activity Report (by Nationality and Investor Type)

2021-05-02 16:24:03

 Main Market The total value of shares traded for the month ending 29 April 2021 amounted to SAR 188.56 billion, decreasing by 35.13% over the previous month; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 9,655.61 billion at the end of this period, increasing by 0.26% over the previous month.  The total value of shares purchased by “Saudi Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 172.14 billion representing 91.29 % of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 175.01 billion representing 92.81 % of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Saudi Investors” stood at 96.76 % of total market capitalization as of 29 April 2021, representing a decrease of 0.21 % from the previous month.  The total value of shares purchased by “GCC Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 1.54 billion representing 0.82 % of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 2.35 billion representing 1.24% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “GCC Investors” stood at 0.53% of total market capitalization as of 29 April 2021, representing an increase of 0.01% from the previous month.  The total value of shares purchased by “Foreign Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 14.88 billion representing 7.89% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 11.21 billion representing 5.94% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Foreign Investors” stood at 2.71% of total market capitalization as of 29 April 2021, representing an increase of 0.21% from the previous month.  Nomu-Parallel Market The total value of shares traded for the month ending 29 April 2021 amounted to SAR 309.37 million, decreasing by 53.33% over the previous month; while total stock market capitalization reached SAR 12,505.37 million at the end of this period, increasing by 0.22% over the previous month.  The total value of shares purchased by “Saudi Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 282.44 million representing 91.30% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 288.76 million representing 93.34% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Saudi Investors” stood at 98.91% of total market capitalization as of 29 April 2021, representing a decrease of 0.10% from the previous month.  The total value of shares purchased by “GCC Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 1.61 million representing 0.52% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 17.32 million representing 5.60% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “GCC Investors” stood at 0.87% of total market capitalization as of 29 April 2021, representing a decrease of 0.05% from the previous month.  The total value of shares purchased by “Foreign Investors” during this period amounted to SAR 25.31 million representing 8.18% of total buying activity, and sales of SAR 3.29 million representing 1.06% of total selling activity. Total ownership of “Foreign Investors” stood at 0.22% of total market capitalization as of 29 April 2021, representing an increase of 0.14% from the previous month. To view the detailed Monthly Stock Market Ownership and Trading Activity Report Please Click Here