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 2.06% to hit a new 1-month low.
The best performers of the session on the were Bupa Arabia for Coop. Insurance (SE:), which rose 4.75% or 4.20 points to trade at 92.60 at the close. Meanwhile, Solidarity Saudi Takaful Co (SE:) added 2.30% or 0.32 points to end at 14.22 and AXA Cooperative Insurance Company (SE:) was up 2.24% or 0.55 points to 25.05 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Al-Rajhi Cooperative Insurance (SE:), which fell 10.00% or 6.20 points to trade at 55.80 at the close. The Mediterranean&Gulf Insurance Co (SE:) declined 9.93% or 1.72 points to end at 15.60 and Saudi Enaya Cooperative Insurance (SE:) was down 9.89% or 1.26 points to 11.48.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange by 171 to 17 and 1 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for June delivery was up 0.05% or 0.03 to $61.73 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in July rose 0.58% or 0.41 to hit $70.80 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract rose 0.12% or 1.50 to trade at $1286.70 a troy ounce.
EUR/SAR was up 0.19% to 4.2135, while USD/SAR rose 0.00% to 3.7504.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.05% at 97.115.
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