Qatar Stock Index Drops 1.68 Points

Doha, Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index dropped 1.68 points (0.02 percent) when the bourse closed trading at 10,392.15 points Wednesday.

The volume of shares traded decreased to 8,177,689 from 9,693,921on Tuesday and the value of shares also decreased to QR318,779,019.05 from QR 319,463,540.55 on Tuesday.

From the 44 companies listed on QSE, shares of 36 saw trading today. From these, 11 gained and 25 companies closed lower.

Indices of five sectors ended in green and remaining two sector ended red today.

QSE Total Return Index decreased 0.02 to 16,813.81 points. QSE Al Rayan Islamic Index dawn 0.14 percent to 3,857.66 points and QSE All Share Index gained to 0.04 percent to 2,855.52 points.

Source: Qatar News Agency