Qatar Stock Exchange up 0.29pc

January 22, 2014 - 2:14:29 pm

DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Wednesday adding 32.22 points or 0.29 percent to advance to 11,179.61 points from 11,147.39 on Tuesday.

The volume of the shares traded fell to 8,669,196 from 9,174,192 on Tuesday and the value of shares increased to QR470,535,280.37 from QR432,177,151.91 Tuesday.

Among the top gainers were Qatar National Bank which was up 1.54 percent to QR185.10, International Islamic Bank gained 1.30 percent to QR70.00, Ooredoo added 1.23 percent to QR148.50 and Vodafone Qatar up by 0.78 percent to QR11.56.

The Banking and Financial sector index was added 0.76 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index up 0.38 points.

The industrial sector was gained 0.31 points while insurance sector lost 1.30 points.(QNA)