Qatar Stock Exchange up 1.33pc

March 27, 2014 - 2:03:27 pm

DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Thursday adding 150.88 points or 1.33 percent to advance to 11,482.34 points from 11,331.46 on Wednesday.

The volume of the shares traded up to 18,191,769 from 16,732,413 on Wednesday and the value of shares increased to QR856,773,790.54 from QR716,879,112.60 Wednesday.

Among the top gainers were Qatar National Bank which was up 2.25 percent to QR181.50, Industries Qatar gained 2.98 percent to QR183.00, Commercial Bank of Qatar added 3.80 percent to QR62.80 and Qatar Islamic Bank up by 2.05 percent to QR74.50.

The Banking and Financial sector index was added 1.90 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index up 0.02 points.

The industrial sector was rose 1.93 points while insurance sector gained 1.34 points. (QNA)