Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were lower after the close on Sunday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Saudi Arabia, the fell 0.11%.
The best performers of the session on the were Anb Insurance (SE:), which rose 9.97% or 2.14 points to trade at 23.60 at the close. Meanwhile, Saudia Dairy and Foodstuff .Co (SE:) added 4.96% or 5.60 points to end at 118.60 and Arab National Bank (SE:) was up 4.87% or 1.30 points to 28.00 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Middle East Specialized Cables Co (SE:), which fell 3.53% or 0.38 points to trade at 10.40 at the close. Saudi Industrial Development Co. (SE:) declined 2.49% or 0.22 points to end at 8.63 and Leejam Sports Company SJSC (SE:) was down 2.40% or 1.90 points to 77.30.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange by 93 to 87 and 9 ended unchanged.
Shares in Saudia Dairy and Foodstuff .Co (SE:) rose to 52-week highs; gaining 4.96% or 5.60 to 118.60. Shares in Arab National Bank (SE:) rose to 3-years highs; rising 4.87% or 1.30 to 28.00.
Crude oil for June delivery was down 3.63% or 2.37 to $62.84 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in July unchanged 0.00% or 0.00 to hit $71.63 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract rose 0.67% or 8.60 to trade at $1288.30 a troy ounce.
EUR/SAR was up 0.23% to 4.1831, while USD/SAR rose 0.01% to 3.7502.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.13% at 97.787.
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