DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Monday adding 189.59 points or 1.51 percent to advance to 12,768.17 points from 12,578.58 on Sunday.
The volume of the shares traded up to 58,454,239 from 31,538,028 on Sunday and the value of shares increased to QR1,718,332,581.17 from QR1,095,408,657.12 Sunday.
Among the top gainers were Qatar Insurance which was up 3.36 percent to QR77.00, Masraf Al Rayan gained 5.15 percent to QR51.00, Vodafone Qatar added 9.96 percent to QR17.99 and Mazaya Qatar up by 3.46 percent to QR21.85.
The Banking and Financial sector index was gained 1.15 percent while Consumer Goods and Services sector index up 0.20 percent.
The industrial sector was added 0.70% while insurance sector dropped 2.09 percent. (QNA)