At the close in Saudi Arabia, the Tadawul All Share added 0.10%.
The best performers of the session on the Tadawul All Share were Ataa Educational Co (SE:4292), which rose 5.65% or 3.10 points to trade at 58.00 at the close. Meanwhile, Amana Cooperative Insurance Co (SE:8310) added 4.38% or 2.60 points to end at 62.00 and Bupa Arabia for Coop. Insurance (SE:8210) was up 4.15% or 5.40 points to 135.40 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Saudi Research and Marketing Group (SE:4210), which fell 4.00% or 6.80 points to trade at 163.20 at the close. Banque Saudi Fransi (SE:1050) declined 3.33% or 1.25 points to end at 36.25 and Etihad Atheeb Telecommunication (SE:7040) was down 3.29% or 1.100 points to 32.350.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange by 119 to 71 and 12 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for August delivery was down 1.38% or 1.03 to $73.53 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in September fell 1.19% or 0.90 to hit $74.65 a barrel, while the August Gold Futures contract fell 0.76% or 13.80 to trade at $1796.80 a troy ounce.
EUR/SAR was down 0.00% to 4.4511, while USD/SAR rose 0.00% to 3.7508.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.11% at 92.215.