Richard Melson

April 2006

ASE Index JIF Bank

The Research Department at Jordan Investment and Finance Bank offers a number of publications to help investors track existing investments and aid them in selecting new ones.

Weekly Report:

A Weekly Roundup is generated on weekly basis, and it summarizes the weekly activity in the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE). In addition to the Weekly Market Monitor that summarizes the weekly performance of most listed Companies with major financial indicators.

ASE Weekly Roundup 14 - Apr 02- 06, 2006

Weekly Market Monitor 14 - Apr 02- 06, 2006

Stock Watch:

Jordan Investment & Finance Bank produces periodically reports that provide the latest highlights and financial indicators of selected companies.

- Jordan International Insurance
(JIJC) Annual Results – December 2005

- Middle East Complex for Engineering, Electronics & Heavy Industries
(MECE) Mid Year Results – August 2005

- The Housing Bank for Trade & Finance
(THBK) Mid Year Results – August 2005

Equity Research:

Jordan Investment & Finance Bank research department produces periodically reports covering some selected companies. These reports include a summary background, performance and financial analysis in addition to a summary outlook.

- Jordan Petroleum Refinery
(JOPT) Corporate View – July 2005

- International Tobacco & Cigarettes
(ITCC) Corporate View – June 2004

The ASE Index closed with a slight increase of 0.01% to finish the first session of the week at 7129.2 pts. Nearly 13 million shares worth around JD40.5 million were traded bringing up the share price of 61 companies, while pushing down the other 49 of the whole 132 shares traded. United Arab Investors (UAIC) topped most active shares as around 3.7 million shares traded. UAIC’s share moved up by 4.95% to close at JD3.39. Top gainers during the session were Emmar Investment & Development (EMAR), Al-Tajamouat For Touristic Projects (MERM) and Al-Januob Filters Manufacturing (AJFM) moving up by 5%, 5% and 4.95% to close at JD6.09, JD2.10 and JD1.27, respectively.

For more information on today’s trading session, please find the attached:

Daily Market View (ASE) for Sunday, Apr 09, 2006.

Daily 09 Apr 06.pdf

Best Regards,

Research Department Jordan Investment & Finance

Bank Tel: (+962 6) 5665145 Ext 471 Fax: (+962 6) 5622405

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Daily Market View (ASE) - Apr 09, 2006.

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JIF Bank Research

Sunday, April 9, 2006