Daily summary

Trading value for Thursday 21/03/2019 reached JD(3.5) million. (4.1) million shares were traded through (2,300).

The shares price index closed at (1960.45) point, a decrease of (0.59%).

The shares of (104) companies were traded, the shares prices of (37) companies rose, and the shares prices of (26) declined.

At the sector level, the Services index decreased by 0.87%, the Industrial index decreased by 0.82%, and the Financial index decreased by 0.32%.

As for sub sector indices, the Paper and Cardboard Industries, Electrical Industries, Mining and Extraction Industries, Pharmaceutical and Medical Industries, Hotels and Tourism, Diversified Financial Services, Food and Beverages, Insurance sectors increased by 4.55%, 1.11%, 0.80%, 0.59%, 0.55%, 0.41%, 0.27%, 0.24% respectively. While the Commercial Services, Tobacco and Cigarettes, Engineering and Construction, Utilities and Energy, Chemical Industries, Banks, Transportation, Technology and Communication, Real Estate sectors decreased by 4.56%, 2.25%, 0.90%, 0.89%, 0.55%, 0.42%, 0.10%, 0.07%, 0.01% respectively.

The top five gainers were, the South Electronics by (8.33%), National Steel Industry by (4.79%), Kafa`a For Financial & Economical Investments (p.l.c) by (4.76%), Comprehensive Land Development And Investment by (4.55%), and Arab Company For Investment Projects by (4.55%).

The top five losers were, Jordan Industrial Resources by (7.69%), Jordanian Duty Free Shops by (7.14%), Specialized Investment Compounds by (4.12%), National Portfolio Securities by (3.92%), and Al-tajamouat For Touristic Projects Co Plc by (3.03%).