Qatar Stock Exchange down 0.78pc

 30 Jan 2014 - 13:56

DOHA: The Qatar Exchange ended in the red area when trading closed Thursday at 11,155.73 points or 0.78 percent down 87.62 points from the previous closing of 11,243.35 points on Wednesday.

The volume of shares was up to 10,309,566 from Wednesday 7,912,914 and the value of shares increased to QR496,663,645.60 from QR450,621,814.00 on Wednesday.

Among the top losers were Qatar National Bank whose share down 1.02 percent to QR184.50, Industries Qatar lost 1.10 percent to QR179.80, Qatar Insurance fell 0.13 percent to QR78.10 and International Islamic Bank decreased by 1.46 percent to QR67.70.

The Banking and Financial sector index was lost 0.62 percent points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index added 0.61 points.

The industrial sector was dropped 1.06 points while insurance sector fell 0.29 percent points. (QNA)