Qatar Stock Exchange up 0.41%
Tuesday, 16 October 2012
DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend Tuesday, adding 35.21 points (or 0.41%) to advance to 8,558.12 points from 8,522.91 Monday.
The volume of the shares traded up to 6,314,520 from 4,434,197 on Monday and the value of shares increased to QR281,220,723.48 from QR206,184,179.04 Monday.
Among the top gainers were Qatar National Bank which was up 0.44% to QR135.80, Industries Qatar rose 1.91% to QR149.30, Qatar Insurance gained 2.50% to QR69.70 and Electricity and Water up by 1.11% to QR136.50.
The Banking and Financial sector index up 6.05 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index lost 10.54 points. The industrial sector gained 30.92 points while insurance sector added 26.03 points. (QNA)