Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Saudi Arabia, the fell 0.78%.
The best performers of the session on the were Amana Cooperative Insurance Co (SE:), which rose 9.93% or 1.80 points to trade at 19.92 at the close. Meanwhile, Saudi Enaya Cooperative Insurance (SE:) added 9.88% or 2.40 points to end at 26.70 and Saudi Indian Company Insurance (SE:) was up 8.41% or 1.16 points to 14.96 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Taleem REIT Fund (SE:), which fell 5.25% or 0.62 points to trade at 11.18 at the close. Saudi Real Estate Co. (SE:) declined 5.02% or 0.82 points to end at 15.52 and AlJazira Mawten REIT (SE:) was down 4.58% or 0.70 points to 14.58.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange by 134 to 43 and 10 ended unchanged.
Shares in Saudi Real Estate Co. (SE:) fell to 52-week lows; falling 5.02% or 0.82 to 15.52.
Crude oil for August delivery was down 0.28% or 0.21 to $73.94 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in September fell 0.95% or 0.75 to hit $78.48 a barrel, while the August Gold Futures contract fell 0.45% or 5.70 to trade at $1248.80 a troy ounce.
EUR/SAR was down 0.70% to 4.3518, while USD/SAR rose 0.01% to 3.7509.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.65% at 94.84.