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QSE index falls below 8,800, but domestic institutions turn bullish

QSE index falls below 8,800, but domestic institutions turn bullish

Rising geopolitical tensions and the US pullout from Iran nuclear deal had their reflections in the Qatar Stock Exchange, which saw more than QR6bn loss in capitalisation this week.

Qatar shares close flat despite strong buying support

Qatar shares close flat despite strong buying support

Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday largely treaded a flat course despite strong buying at the transport, consumer goods, banking and telecom counters.

Profit booking drags QSE; index still above 9,200 points

Profit booking drags QSE; index still above 9,200 points

Robust buying interests of local retail investors notwithstanding, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday saw further profit booking to drag its index, which stood above 9,200 points.

Qatar shares close above 9,200 level on strong buying

Qatar shares close above 9,200 level on strong buying

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday stood above 9,200 level and capitalisation rose to QR505bn on the back of strong buying in consumer goods, banking and telecom counters.

QSE index crosses 9,100, capitalisation exceeds QR500bn

QSE index crosses 9,100, capitalisation exceeds QR500bn

An across-the-board buying — particularly in the insurance and real estate — lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) above 9,100 levels and market capitalisation exceeded QR500bn this week.

Increased buying steers QSE above 9,100 points

Increased buying steers QSE above 9,100 points

Domestic institutions’ bullish outlook and Gulf funds’ increased net buying steered the Qatar Stock Exchange above 9,100 points with an ease.

QSE continues to make gains on buying interests

QSE continues to make gains on buying interests

The Qatar Stock Exchange continued to make gains and remain above 9,000 levels on the back of buying interests, especially in industrials, insurance and telecom stocks.

Local buying interest boosts Qatar shares

Local buying interest boosts Qatar shares

Stronger buying – especially at the transport and insurance counters – led the 20-stock Qatar Index to gain 0.26% to 8,630.67 points.

Realty, insurance, transport buying lifts Qatar bourse

Realty, insurance, transport buying lifts Qatar bourse

The Qatar Stock Exchange was back in the positive trajectory on an across-the-board buying, particularly at the realty, insurance and transport counters.

Qatar bourse sees minor correction despite buying interest

Qatar bourse sees minor correction despite buying interest

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed minor correction despite buying interests in four of the seven sectors.

Qatar share index drops on profit-booking

Qatar share index drops on profit-booking

Robust buying in the telecom counter on Monday helped lessen the overall selling pressure in the remaining six counters at the Qatar Stock Exchange.

QSE witnesses strong buying support from domestic and foreign funds

QSE witnesses strong buying support from domestic and foreign funds

Strong buying support from domestic and foreign funds notwithstanding, the Qatar Stock Exchange settled lower at sub-8,000 levels.