Abdullah A.M. Al-Khodari Sons Co. (ALKHODAR) rose the most in almost two weeks after the company signed a contract valued at 56.7 million riyals ($15 million) with Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Water & Electricity
The shares surged 3.3 percent, the biggest intraday gain since June 14, to 71.25 riyals at 1:23 p.m. in Riyadh. The benchmark Tadawul All Share Index (SASEIDX) climbed 0.4 percent.
The company also formed a joint venture with Al-Yamama Co. for Trading & Contracting and Al-Kifah Group to bid for a government project in Riyadh and Jeddah.
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