Qatar Exchange index gains 5.06 points
Tuesday, 30 October 2012
DOHA: Qatar Exchange index was marginally up by 5.06 points (0.06%) when the bourse closed Tuesday at 8,521.37 points after resumption of trading following Eid Al Adha holidays.
The volume of traded shares was 2,507,133 and the valued was QR 119,117,656.43 from 2,349 transactions.
Shares of 36 companies were traded on the floor today from the 42 listed companies; 18 noted gains 15 went down while three remained unchanged.
Mannai Corporation was the top gainer today, up by 4.15% to QR 97.90 from the previous closing at QR 94.00. Qatar Navigation was up 3.90% to QR 64.00 from the previous closing of QR 61.60 and Qatar Meat and Livestock Company was up by 1.69% to QR 78.20 from the previous QR 76.90.
The transportation sector index noted maximum gains today, up by 18.42 points, followed by telecommunications sector with 7.65 points, consumer goods and services were up by 6.66 points, real estate by 5.41 points and industries by 4.69 points.
Banks and financial services sector was down by 7.70 points while insurance sector was marginally down by 1.54 points. (QNA)