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QSE gains QR10bn in capitalisation on valuations, banks' merger plan

QSE gains QR10bn in capitalisation on valuations, banks' merger plan

Attractive valuations and the continued positive sentiments on the consolidation wave in the domestic banking sector led the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) witness its key index barometer to surpass 9,300 levels

QSE gains QR10bn in capitalisation on consolidation in banking sector

QSE gains QR10bn in capitalisation on consolidation in banking sector

The consolidation wave in the domestic banking sector had a great influence on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), whose capitalisation was seen gaining about QR10bn this week.

Qatar shares edge lower to settle below 9,100 level

Qatar shares edge lower to settle below 9,100 level

The Qatar Stock Exchange Monday lost 76 points to settle below 9,100 levels, mainly on foreign funds’ substantially increased net profit booking.

Industrials and banking counters witness higher than average sell pressure on QSE

Industrials and banking counters witness higher than average sell pressure on QSE

The bearish outlook of the Gulf institutions and the weakened buying interests of their domestic counterparts Sunday drove the Qatar Stock Exchange down 57 points.

Foreign funds turn bearish, Gulf individuals continue to be net buyers on QSE

Foreign funds turn bearish, Gulf individuals continue to be net buyers on QSE

Foreign funds were seen bearish and there was weakened buying interests from their domestic counterparts on the Qatar Stock Exchange this week, which saw global credit rating agency Fitch affirm

Domestic buying extends gains on QSE as index crosses 9,200 level

Domestic buying extends gains on QSE as index crosses 9,200 level

Domestic institutions’ strong penchant for buying Wednesday extended the bullish run on the Qatar Stock Exchange for the second straight session as its key index surpassed the 9,200 level.

Transport, industrials and banking counters boost Qatar shares

Transport, industrials and banking counters boost Qatar shares

Higher than average demand, especially for Islamic stocks, Tuesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by more than 26 points.

Industrials and telecom sectors drag QSE below 9,200 levels

Industrials and telecom sectors drag QSE below 9,200 levels

The Qatar Stock Exchange Sunday opened the week weak and its key index retreated below 9,200 levels, mainly dragged by industrials and telecom sectors.

QSE index adds 379 points as easing of Covid-19 restrictions lift sentiments

QSE index adds 379 points as easing of Covid-19 restrictions lift sentiments

The lifting of sentiments on the gradual easing of Covid-19 related restrictions had its reflection on the Qatar Stock Exchange, which saw the addition of 379 points in its key index and more than QR20bn in capitalisation.

Across-the-board buying lifts QSE to near 9,100 levels

Across-the-board buying lifts QSE to near 9,100 levels

An across-the-board buying — particularly within industrials, transport and real estate counters — Tuesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange to place its key index near 9,100 levels.

QSE gains 175 points to cross 9,000 levels on global easing of lockdowns

QSE gains 175 points to cross 9,000 levels on global easing of lockdowns

The Qatar Stock Exchange Monday reflected the general global mood in the easing of Covid-19-led restrictions to gain a whopping 175 points to cross the 9,000 levels

QSE settles lower on weakened buying interests of domestic funds

QSE settles lower on weakened buying interests of domestic funds

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday reopened after Eid holidays but settled lower mainly on substantially weakened buying interests of domestic funds.