Amman Stock Exchange Daily Report - 22 March
- Amman Stock Exchange 22-Mar-21 AMMAN GENERAL INDEX Close % Change Year-to-Date (YTD) Daily Volume (shares) Daily Turnover (JOD) 1,748.17 -0.13% 5.49% 4,001,822 3,645,452 Index Perfomance Graph 1,800 1,750 1,700 1,650 1,600 1,550 Best Performing Companies INT'L CARDS CO. 17-Mar-21 3-Mar-21 10-Mar-21 24-Feb-21 17-Feb-21 3-Feb-21 10-Feb-21 27-Jan-21 20-Jan-21 6-Jan-21 13-Jan-21 30-Dec-20 23-Dec-20 9-Dec-20 16-Dec-20 2-Dec-20 25-Nov-20 18-Nov-20 4-Nov-20 11-Nov-20 28-Oct-20 21-Oct-20 7-Oct-20 14-Oct-20 30-Sep-20 23-Sep-20 9-Sep-20 16-Sep-20 2-Sep-20 26-Aug-20 19-Aug-20 5-Aug-20 12-Aug-20 29-Jul-20 22-Jul-20 8-Jul-20 15-Jul-20 1-Jul-20 1,500 Worst Performing Companies % Change 9.09% EAST REAL ESTATE % Change -4.59% TAJCATERINGHOUSING 4.17% PROFESSIONAL -4.65% INVESTBANK 3.91% ARAB ALUM IND -4.65% NAT'L ALUM IND 3.74% ARAB INVEST PROJ -5.00% J D PROPERTIES 3.57% ARABIAN DEV CO -5.56% Top Traded Companies by Volume (Shares) Top Traded Companies by Value (JOD) TAJCATERINGHOUSING 477,187 JOR ELECTREIC PWR 382,061 PHOENIX HOLDINGS 439,740 JOR PHOSPHATE MN 347,381 JOR STEEL 337,931 NAT'L ALUM IND 298,913 JOR ELECTREIC PWR 311,315 JOR PETROLM REF 261,870 NAT'L ALUM IND 273,537 TAJCATERINGHOUSING 238,303
- Macroeconomic & Corporate News Cabinet approves CBJ support programmes for SMEs The Cabinet on Sunday approved support for the Central Bank of Jordan’s programmes that provide liquidity and financing for smalland medium-sized enterprises’ (SMEs) existing projects amid the coronavirus pandemic. The move is aimed to alleviate the burdens of the most affected sectors and SMEs, with the government deciding to bear some of the loan interests on behalf of beneficiaries, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra. The Council of Ministers also approved the recommendations of the settlement and conciliation committee related to settling pending cases between 894 companies and taxpayers and the Income and Sales Tax Department. The Cabinet also directed ministries and public institutions to allow remote work for mothers with child care responsibilities, notably those who have children in kindergarten and the first three grades, until further notice. Bill to abolish oil exploration deal returned to energy committee The Lower House on Sunday returned the bill to abolish a joint agreement for oil exploration, evaluation, and production between the Natural Resources Authority (NRA) and Canada’s Ammonite Energy International Inc. in Jafer and central Jordan to the House’s energy committee for further verification and examination. In a Lower House session, Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Hala Zawati explained that the Canadian company showed interest in 2010 in oil exploration in Jafer region and central Jordan by conducting geographic and seismic studies In 2012, the Cabinet approved the agreement and referred it to parliament, which approved the agreement in 2015, at a time when the company lost interest and failed to fulfill its obligations to set a JD1 million guarantee, breaching the terms of the agreement, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. * Source: Jordan Times, Zawya Disclaimer Awraq Investments and its affiliates obtain information from sources they believe to be reliable, but do not warrant its accuracy or fitness for a particular purpose, and disclaim for themselves and their information providers all liability arising from the use. The Information in this publication is provided in good faith for informational purposes only. The information provided is not offered as tax, legal, or investment advice, or an offer to buy or sell securities or otherwise. The information provided in this publication may be displayed and printed for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may not reproduce, re-transmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast, or circulate the information in any form or media to anyone, without the expressed written consent of Awraq Investments. Awraq Investments is not liable for any loss resulting from any action taken or reliance made by any person on any information or material posted by it. You should make your own inquiries and seek independent advice from relevant industry professionals before acting or relying on any information or material made available to you in this publication. You rely on this information at your own risk. Awraq Investments, its subsidiaries, parent, and/or any connected parties, may act or trade and/or enter into any transaction that maybe inconsistent or disregard any information contained herein.