Qatar Stock Exchange up 0.19pc

March 26, 2014 - 1:32:20 pm

DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Wednesday adding 21.93 points or 0.19 percent to advance to 11,331.46 points from 11,309.53 on Tuesday.

The volume of the shares traded up to 16,732,413 from 15,656,428 on Tuesday and the value of shares increased to QR716,879,112.60 from QR642,170,175.46 Tuesday.

Among the top gainers were Qatar Islamic Bank which was up 0.83 percent to QR73.00, General Insurance gained 3.63 percent to QR41.45, Vodafone Qatar added 0.08 percent to QR11.96 and Barwa Real Estate up by 1.54 percent to QR36.30.

The Banking and Financial sector index was rose 0.17 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index lost 0.21 points.

The industrial sector was added 0.33 points while insurance sector down 0.12 points. (QNA)