Weekly summary

The average daily trading volume for the period 15/08 – 15/08 reached JD (2.7) million compared to JD (3.8) million for the last week, a decrease of (27.3%). The total trading volume during the week reached JD(2.7) million compared to JD (18.8) million during the last week. Trading a total of (2.8) million shares through (1471) transactions.

Financial led the trading with JD(1.9) million or (69.6%) of the total trading volume. The Services followed with a JD(0.4) million or (15.9%). Finally, the Industrial with a JD(0.4) million representing(14.4%) of the total trading volume.

The shares price index closed at (1864.8) points, compared to (1868.7) points for the last week, a decrease of (0.21%). The Financial index decreased by (0.06%), the Services index decreased by (0.13%), and the Industrial index decreased by (0.7%).

The shares of (93) companies were traded, the shares prices of (27) companies rose, and the shares prices of (39) declined.

The top five gainers during the week were, the The Consultant & Investment Group by (4.62%), Philadelphia Pharmaceeuticals by (4.32%), Arab Investors Union Co. For Real Estates Developing by (3.85%), International Brokerage & Financial Markets by (3.57%), and Salam Internationl Transport & Trading by (3.51%).

The top five losers were, the Assas For Concrete Products Co. Ltd by (5.88%), Jordan Loan Guarantee Corporation by (5.00%), Intermediate Petrochemicals Industries Co. Ltd. by (5.00%), Jordan Wood Industries / Jwico by (4.84%), and Arab International Hotels by (4.44%).