Qatar Stock Exchange up 0.03%

November 08, 2012 - 2:11:17 pm
DOHA: The Qatar Exchange in the green area Thursday adding 2.45 points (or 0.03%) to advance to 8,572.75 points from 8,570.30 Wednesday.


The volume of the shares traded was up to 2,708,385 from 2,587,188 on Wednesday and the value of shares increased to QR123,458,907.30 from QR132,450,848.92 Wednesday.


Among the top gainers were International Islamic Bank which was up 0.57% to QR53.00, Qatar Telecom rose 0.47% to QR106.60, General Insurance gained 1.84% to QR49.90 and United Develop Company up by 0.50% to QR17.99.


The Banking and Financial sector index was up 3.90 points while consumer goods and services sector index gained 17.65 points. The industrial sector was dropped 2.94 points while insurance sector added 4.77 points. (QNA)