Qatar Stock index gains 62 points

August 11, 2014 - 2:42:02 pm

DOHA: Qatar Stock Exchange index gained 62 points, up 0.17 percent, when it closed Monday afternoon at 13,137.43 points.

The trading value reached QR 740.913 million with a traded volume of 15,353,662 shares from 7,448 transactions.

The market capitalization reached QR 698.819 billion.

Indices of all sectors ended in the green zone, barring transport sector which dropped 10.96 points (-0.47 percent) when it closed at 2,326.62 points.

From the 43 listed companies 28 main fair gains today, ten declined and two remained unchanged.

Islamic Holding topped gainers, up a significant 8.97 percent to close at QR 85 from Sunday's QR 78.

Widam Food, previously known as Mawashi, share propelled 7.27 percent to close at QR 60.50 from Sunday's QR 56.40.

National Cement Company was up 4.31 percent to QR 140.30, a gain of QR 5.80. (QNA)