Amman Stock Exchange

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Mondo Visione  Jun 19  Comment 
Jordanian stocks fall for 2nd week The ASE General Index continued to shed more points this week amid depressed volumes as financials continued to weigh on the market. Cairo Amman Bank (CABK, -6.06%), Bank of Jordan (BOJX, -1.81%), and The...
Mondo Visione  Jun 5  Comment 
The total value of shares that were bought by non-Jordanian investors at the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) during May 2017 was JD24.3million, representing 15% of the overall trading value, while the value of shares sold by them amounted to JD32.3...
Mondo Visione  May 29  Comment 
The ASE slides back into red; Banks weigh Jordanian stocks lost 8 points last week amid slightly higher volumes as falling share prices of leading banks including Arab Bank (ARBK, -0.83%), The Housing Bank (THBK, -0.48%), and Jordan Islamic...
Mondo Visione  May 23  Comment 
On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, the ASE has decided to change the official working and trading hours during the holy month of Ramadan, the working hours will be from 09:30 to 15:30, as for trading hours it will be as...
Mondo Visione  May 22  Comment 
Jordanian stocks rise by 0.27% WoW, snapping a 6-week losing streak The ASE General Index advanced by 5.8 points last week ending a six-week losing streak despite a 25.5% WoW decrease in average daily trading values. Blue-chips Al-Eqbal...
Mondo Visione  May 22  Comment 
According to the Prime Minister's announcement on the occasion of Jordan Independence Day, the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) will be closed on Thursday 25 May, 2017. 
Mondo Visione  May 11  Comment 
The Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Amman Stock Exchange on April, 26 during the Arab Federation of Exchange Conference, which took place in Beirut, Lebanon. Alex...
Mondo Visione  May 8  Comment 
The Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Amman Stock Exchange on April, 26 during the Arab Federation of Exchange Conference, which took place in Beirut, Lebanon. Alex...
Mondo Visione  May 2  Comment 
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) Mr. Nader Azar, said that 99% of the 194 listed companies, have provided the ASE with their quarterly reports during the specified period in the Directives for Listing...
Mondo Visione  May 1  Comment 
ASE falls as several heavyweights trade ex-divided Jordanian stocks lost around 34 points or 1.53% last week to closed Thursday’s session at 2185.3 points, amid lower volumes which fell by around 27% WoW, mainly on the back of falling...




 
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As of 31 December 2007, the Amman Stock Exchange had 245 listed companies[1] with a combined market capitalization of $41.2 billion.[2]

Basic Information

Exchange Symbols

  • Google Finance: AFM
  • Thomson Reuters: AJ
  • Yahoo! Finance:

Market Information (as of 31 December 2007)

  • Trading Hours:
    • Pre-Market Session: 09:30 - 10:00[3]
    • Continuous Trading Session: 10:00 - 12:15[3]
    • Pre-Closing Session: 12:15 - 12:25[3]
    • Trading at Last Session: 12:25 - 12:40[3]
    • Block Trades Session: 12:40 - 13:00[3]
2004[4] 2005[5] 2006[6] 2007[7]
Number of Listed Companies192201227245
Domestic Market Capitalization (in $ million)NANA29,73041,216
Value of Shares Traded (in $ million)NANA20,05417,427
Average Daily Turnover (in $ million)NANA82.970.6
Average Value of Trades (in $ thousand)NANA5.85.0
New Capital Raised from Initial Public Offerings (in $ million)NANA656607
New Capital Raised from Secondary Public Offerings (in $ million)NANA2,744643
Number of Trading DaysNANA242247

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Indices

Constituent Indices

  • Dow Jones ASE 100 Index
  • ASE Weighted Index
  • ASE Unweighted Index
  • ASE Free Float Index

Sector Indices

  • ASE Financial Sector Index
  • ASE Industrial Sector Index
  • ASE Insurance Sector Index
  • ASE Services Sector Index

Stocks listed on the Amman Stock Exchange

References

  1. Number of Listed Companies (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  2. Domestic Market Capitalization (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Market Hours, Amman Stock Exchange
  4. Annual Statistics 2004, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  5. Annual Statistics 2005, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  6. Annual Statistics 2006, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  7. Annual Statistics 2007, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
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