Qatar Stock Exchange up 1.13pc

February 19, 2014 - 2:33:10 pm

DOHA: The Qatar Exchange in the green area on Wednesday adding 132.29 points or 1.13 percent advance to 11,822.78 points from 11,690.49 on Tuesday.

The volume of the shares traded up to 20,519,342 from 14,023,380 on Tuesday and the value of shares increased to QR955,557,820.98 from QR611,438,127.91 Tuesday.

Among the top gainers were Qatar National Bank which was up 2.83 percent to QR192.50, Qatar Islamic Bank gained 1.11 percent to QR81.80, Islamic Insurance added 1.68 percent to QR66.60 and Doha Bank up by 0.76 percent to QR66.50.

The Banking and Financial sector index was added 1.68 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index rose 0.64 points.

The industrial sector was lost 0.12 points while insurance sector up 2.49 points. (QNA)