Doha, - Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index dropped 36.86 points or -0.35% when the bourse closed trading at 10,472.93 points Tuesday.

The volume of shares traded increased to 7,357,415 from 6,184,387 on Monday and the value of shares also increased to QR276,485,471.93 from QR236,783,817.30 on Monday. From the 44 companies listed on QSE, shares of 40 saw trading today. From these 16 gained, 22 closed lower and two remained unchanged.

Indices of five sectors ended in green and two remained ended in red today. QSE Total Return Index dropped -0.35% to 16,944.5 points. QSE Al Rayan Islamic Index added +0.18% to 3,956.75 points and QSE All Share Index dawn to -0.27 to 2,888.75 points.

Source: Qatar News Agency