DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Thursday adding 43.92 points or 0.37 percent to advance to 11,983.87 points from 11,939.95 on Wednesday.
The volume of the shares traded up to 19,643,580 from 19,500,358 on Wednesday and the value of shares decreased to QR720,601,894.14 from QR795,668,423.13 Wednesday.
Among the top gainers were Islamic Insurance which was up 1.75 percent to QR63.90, Vodafone Qatar gained 3.60 percent to QR12.94, Masraf Al Rayan added 0.36 percent to QR41.35 and General Insurance up by 2.83 percent to QR40.00.
The Banking and Financial sector index was added 0.73 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index up 0.59 points.
The industrial sector was down 0.27 points while insurance sector gained 0.81 points. (QNA)