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QSE edges lower despite buying interests in realty, telecom, consumer goods

QSE edges lower despite buying interests in realty, telecom, consumer goods

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week weak despite strong buying interests in real estate, telecom and consumer goods sectors.

Capitalisation gains QR20bn as foreign institutions continue to be net buyers

Capitalisation gains QR20bn as foreign institutions continue to be net buyers

Foreign institutions continued to be net buyers, albeit with lesser vigour, as the Qatar Stock Exchange added 362 points and capitalisation gained QR20bn this week which saw the Qatar Financial Markets Authority come out with procedures to regulate stock split of listed firms.

Profit booking in industrials, real estate counters drag index below 9,000 levels

Profit booking in industrials, real estate counters drag index below 9,000 levels

Profit booking — especially in the industrials and real estate counters — dragged the Qatar Stock Exchange below 9,000 levels and capitalisation eroded more than QR9bn this week.

Across-the-board selling pressure weighs on Qatar shares

Across-the-board selling pressure weighs on Qatar shares

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday fell 211 points to settle below 9,000 levels as capitalisation lost QR11bn mainly on Gulf funds’ strong selling and substantially weakened net buying from their foreign counterparts.

QSE crosses 9,100 levels on industrials, telecom and realty buy interest

QSE crosses 9,100 levels on industrials, telecom and realty buy interest

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday crossed the 9,100 levels mainly on the back on strong buying in industrials, telecom and real estate scrips.

Qatar shares continue to maintain positive rally

Qatar shares continue to maintain positive rally

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday continued to maintain positive rally, albeit at lower levels, mainly on higher buying interests of Gulf and foreign funds and weakened net selling by local retail investors.

QSE declines on selling pressure, weak buying interests by funds

QSE declines on selling pressure, weak buying interests by funds

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week weak, after four consecutive days of bearish spell, mainly on substantially weakened buying interests of foreign and Gulf funds.

Qatar shares jump on higher ownership caps in firms

Qatar shares jump on higher ownership caps in firms

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday gained 155 points to surpass the 8,900 level with the Qatar Central Securities Depository allowing higher up to 49% foreign ownership limits in the energy related companies and in a Shariah-principled lender.

Buying support from foreign funds, local retail investors lifts QSE in week

Buying support from foreign funds, local retail investors lifts QSE in week

Increased buying support from foreign funds and local retail investors lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by a huge 219 points to place its sensitive index near the 8,800 mark this week.

Qatar shares extend rally as index surpasses 8,700 level

Qatar shares extend rally as index surpasses 8,700 level

The Qatar Stock Exchange continued its upward rally for the second straight session on Monday as its key index surpassed 8,700 levels, mainly on the back of buying interests in foreign institutions.

QP move to allow a higher foreign ownership limits in subsidiaries lifts QSE

QP move to allow a higher foreign ownership limits in subsidiaries lifts QSE

Qatar Petroleum’s move to allow a higher, up to 49%, foreign ownership limits in its energy subsidiaries on Sunday lifted the sentiments on the Qatar Stock Exchange, which gained more than 1% to settle near 8,700 levels.

Qatar bourse key index gains 87 points on strong buying interest

Qatar bourse key index gains 87 points on strong buying interest

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday gained 87 points to inch near 8,900 levels and capitalisation add QR9bn mainly on strong buying interests in insurance, real estate, telecom and industrials counters.