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Telecom, banking equities drag QSE to below 9,200

Telecom, banking equities drag QSE to below 9,200

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday retreated below 9,200 levels mainly dragged by telecom and banking equities.

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.

Severe selling drags Qatar shares below 8,900 level

Severe selling drags Qatar shares below 8,900 level

Severe selling, especially in the mid and microcap segments, led Qatar Stock Exchange plunge 282 points in its key index and QR18bn in capitalisation this week which saw the US Fed maintain status quo on its interest rates.

Qatar index settles higher on increased foreign ownership limits

Qatar index settles higher on increased foreign ownership limits

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed more than 64% of the traded constituents decline but overall it settled 126 points higher this week, riding on the waves of increased foreign ownership limits in certain underlying scrips.

Qatar shares fall below 8,600 on strong selling pressure

Qatar shares fall below 8,600 on strong selling pressure

Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday sunk below 8,600 levels mainly on strong selling pressure in the banking, industrials and real estate equities.

QSE continues to remain under bearish spell

QSE continues to remain under bearish spell

The Qatar Stock Exchange continued to remain under bearish spell for the fourth straight session to settle a tad above 8,300 levels, as non-Qatari and Gulf institutions turned profit takers.

QSE surpasses 8,000 on foreign institutions' buying interests

QSE surpasses 8,000 on foreign institutions' buying interests

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday surpassed 8,000 levels with ease, mainly on sustained buying interests of foreign institutions.

Qatar index falls despite strong buying interests

Qatar index falls despite strong buying interests

Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday witnessed strong buying interests especially in insurance and consumer goods; yet it settled in the negative for the second consecutive day.

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 snaps four days of bull run to lose 0.38%

QSE snaps four days of bull run to lose 0.38%

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday failed to break the 8,200 barrier as it veered into negative trajectory despite buying interests in transport and insurance counters.

QSE gains for third straight session on strong buy interests

QSE gains for third straight session on strong buy interests

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday gained for the third straight session, mainly on the back of strong buying interests in the industrials and telecom equities.

Qatar share index settles below 8,500 points

Qatar share index settles below 8,500 points

Local retail investors on Tuesday turned net buyers in the Qatar Stock Exchange, which otherwise kept weakening to settle below 8,500 points.