Doha, - Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index dropped 64.66 points (+0.65%) when the bourse closed trading at 10,053.95 points Thursday.

The volume of shares traded increased to 11,073,717 from 6,408,090 on Wednesday and the value of shares also increased to QR378,867,734.80from QR191,577,495.94 on Wednesday.

From the 44 companies listed on QSE, shares of 40 saw trading today. From these 18 gained and 15 companies closed lower, seven remained unchanged.

Indices of all seven sectors ended in green today.

QSE Total Return Index increased +0.64% to 16,266.62 points. QSE Al Rayan Islamic Index gained +0.59% to 3,733.66 points and QSE All Share Index increased to +0.51% to 2,763.62 points. (

Source: Qatar News Agency