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Qatar shares edge higher as foreign institutions turn buyers

Qatar shares edge higher as foreign institutions turn buyers

The Qatar Stock Exchange closed 30 points higher on Thursday despite five of the seven sectors experiencing profit booking pressures.

QSE index drops below 10,300 points on selling pressure

QSE index drops below 10,300 points on selling pressure

Faster decline, especially within the first 60 minutes of opening, had its spell on the Qatar Stock Exchange, which on Monday sunk below 10,300 points.

QSE benchmark settles marginally higher amid roller-coaster ride

QSE benchmark settles marginally higher amid roller-coaster ride

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday witnessed a roller-coaster ride throughout the trading session and the index settled marginally higher.

Last-minutes selling pressure drives Qatar shares below 10,400 level

Last-minutes selling pressure drives Qatar shares below 10,400 level

Substantial selling pressure especially in the last few minutes of trading drove the Qatar Stock Exchange below 10,400 levels on Sunday.

Insurance and banking counters witness selling pressure

Insurance and banking counters witness selling pressure

The Qatar Stock Exchange saw 50% of the traded constituents extend gains; yet it settled lower this week, which saw four of the five days in bearish mode.

Selling pressure from foreign institutions weighs on QSE

Selling pressure from foreign institutions weighs on QSE

Increased selling pressure from foreign institutions on Tuesday extended bearish run in the Qatar Stock Exchange to the fourth consecutive day as capitalisation eroded by another QR3bn.

Qatar shares extend losses as foreign funds book profit

Qatar shares extend losses as foreign funds book profit

Foreign funds' increased profit booking pressure on Monday further dragged the Qatar Stock Exchange below 10,400 levels and capitalisation eroded by about QR4bn.

Realty, telecom and banking selling weigh on Qatar shares

Realty, telecom and banking selling weigh on Qatar shares

Strong selling – especially at the real estate, telecom and banking counters – on Sunday led the Qatar Stock Exchange to open the week weak and its key index retreated below 10,500 levels.

Insurance, industrials buying lifts Qatar shares

Insurance, industrials buying lifts Qatar shares

Strong buying, especially at the insurance and industrials counters, on Wednesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by 69 points as its key index once again surpassed 10,500 levels.

Realty, insurance and transport selling pressure drags QSE down

Realty, insurance and transport selling pressure drags QSE down

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday saw mild profit booking, a day after it gained a huge 117 points, mainly on strong selling pressure at the real estate, insurance and transport counters.

Qatar bourse key index surges 117 points to surpass 10,500 levels

Qatar bourse key index surges 117 points to surpass 10,500 levels

Huge gains in the global energy market appear to have lifted sentiments in the Qatar Stock Exchange, which shot up 117 points to surpass 10,500 levels with an ease.

FTSE reclassification on QSE is expected to see 'significant' trading

FTSE reclassification on QSE is expected to see 'significant' trading

Global index complier FTSE Russell's reclassification of shares listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) is expected to see "significant" trading on those reclassified constituents, according to the local bourse.