Saudi Stock Exchange


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MIC / Acronym Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
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Saudi Arabia
$556913.67 Trillion 10:00 AM 3:00 PM

Saudi Stock Exchange 2019

Saudi Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Saudi Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) is based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Below is a break down of key Saudi Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Saudi Stock Exchange is xsau (operating MIC xsau).

Market Capitalization

Ranked 23rd in Market Capitalization ($556913.67 Trillion)

Market Cap over Saudi Arabia GDP ratio is 77510601.47%

Saudi Arabia Statistics

Ranked 19th in Gross Domestic Product ($718.5 Billion)

Ranked 46th in Population (25.73 Million People)

Saudi Stock Exchange is the 23rd largest exchange out of the 144 stock exchanges we track. The Saudi Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $556913.67 Trillion adjusted US Dollars as of March 2019. Although the primary currency used by the Saudi Stock Exchange is the Saudi Arabia Riyal (﷼).

The population in Saudi Arabia is approximately 25.73 Million people and the country has a GDP of $718.5 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Saudi Arabia ranks 46th in terms of population and 19th in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 77510601.47%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.

When is the Saudi Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Saudi National Day September 23, 2019
Saudi National Day September 23, 2020

Trading Schedule

Real-Time Market Stock Clock >

Does the Saudi Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Saudi Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 10:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 3:00 PM.

Saudi Stock Exchange Timezone

The Saudi Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Riyadh timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +03:00. Asia/Riyadh does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). It currently is not Daylight Saving Time in Riyadh.

About the Saudi Stock Exchange

Saudi Stock Exchange Currency

The Saudi Stock Exchange trades shares in Saudi Arabia Riyal. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Saudi Arabia Riyal is SAR. The official currency symbol is "﷼". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

Economy and Geography

The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) is located in Middle East and its headquarters is located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Companies listed on the Saudi Stock Exchange are primarily Saudi Arabia based companies and trade in Saudi Arabia Riyal. Companies outside of Saudi Arabia would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Saudi Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Saudi Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Saudi Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Saudi Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +966 11 218 9999
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Saudi Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

Learn More: Our Reading List

If you would like to learn more about how the Saudi Stock Exchange works and learn about investing in general we highly recommend the books listed below. These books are an excellent resource for anyone from first-time day-traders to seasoned investors.

The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

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The best book on investing ever written. — Warren Buffet

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A Random Walk Down Wall Street

In A Random Walk Down Wall Street you’ll learn the basic terminology of "the Street" and how to navigate it with the help of a user-friendly, long-range investment strategy that really works.

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