Qatar bourse index maintains status quo

August 20, 2014 - 2:21:32 pm

DOHA: Qatar Stock Exchange index remained unchanged Wednesday closing fractionally higher at 13,682.57 points compared to the previous day's 13,682.04.

The trading value reached QR 867.70 million with a volume of 21,709,187 shares changing hands from 7,606 transactions.

From the 43 listed companies 20 advanced today, 17 went down and six remained unchanged.

Among the gainers today, Mazaya Qatar share saw a significant change, up 7.14 percent to close at QR 24.90 from Tuesday's QR 23.24.

The real estate company's share saw a volume of 8,747,209 share move from 1,618 transactions.

In terms of percentage change Qatar Cinema too gained a lot, up 9.74 percent to close at QR 50.70 from QR 46.20.

Among losers, telecom operator Vodafone Qatar dropped 2.08 percent to QR 21.20 from QR 21.65.

Widam Food Company dropped QR 1.10 when it closed at QR 61.80 while Al Meera dropped QR 2.80, closing at QR 188.90. (QNA)