Qatar Stock Exchange up 0.77pc

 05 Feb 2014 - 13:40

DOHA: The Qatar Exchange in the green area on Wednesday adding 85.01 points or 0.77 percent advance to 11,134.70 points from 11,049.69 on Tuesday.

The volume of the shares traded fell to 9,438,066 from 10,461,921 on Tuesday and the value of shares increased to QR518,447,226.06 from QR502,812,765.05 Tuesday.

Among the top gainers were Commercial Bank of Qatar which was up 0.56 percent to QR71.40, Qatar Insurance gained 4.59 percent to QR82.00, Electricity and Water added 1.06 percent to QR181.00 and Vodafone Qatar up by 0.80 percent to QR11.31.

The Banking and Financial sector index was added 0.21 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index lost 0.13 points.

The industrial sector was gained 0.93 points while insurance sector up 3.17 points. (QNA)