Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Saudi Arabia, the rose 1.05%.
The best performers of the session on the were Saudi Industrial Export Co (TADAWUL:), which rose 9.97% or 3.80 points to trade at 41.90 at the close. Meanwhile, Arab Sea Information Systems Co SJSC (TADAWUL:) added 8.40% or 6.80 points to end at 87.80 and Saudi Arabian Amiantit Co. (TADAWUL:) was up 7.45% or 2.60 points to 37.50 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Al Aseel Co Ltd (TADAWUL:), which fell 2.22% or 0.90 points to trade at 39.60 at the close. Tanmiah Food Company SCJSC (TADAWUL:) declined 1.90% or 2.00 points to end at 103.00 and Al Etihad Cooperative Insurance Co SJSC (TADAWUL:) was down 1.40% or 0.20 points to 14.12.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange by 184 to 53 and 15 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for November delivery was up 5.31% or 4.22 to $83.71 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in December rose 4.52% or 3.85 to hit $88.99 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 0.86% or 14.30 to trade at $1,686.30 a troy ounce.
EUR/SAR was unchanged 0.00% to 3.68, while USD/SAR unchanged 0.05% to 3.76.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.13% at 111.93.