Qatar Stock Exchange down 2.09pc

March 05, 2014 - 1:49:07 pm

DOHA: The Qatar Exchange ended in the red area when trading closed Wednesday at 11,346.58 points or 2.09 percent down 241.66 points from the previous closing of 11,588.24 points on Tuesday.

The volume of shares was up to 26,605,741 from Tuesday 14,432,918 and the value of shares increased to QR1,408,341,298.07 from QR 651,622,584.74 on Tuesday.

Among the top losers were Qatar National Bank whose share down 3.34 percent to QR185.10, Qatar Islamic Bank lost 3.31 percent to QR73.00, Commercial Bank of Qatar fell 2.34 percent to QR75.20 and Islamic Insurance decreased by 2.75 percent to QR67.10.

The Banking and Financial sector index was lost 2.46 percent points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index dropped 0.71 points.

The industrial sector was fell 0.20 points while insurance sector down 1.22 percent points. (QNA)