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Index surges 297 points as more than 63% of traded constituents make gains

Index surges 297 points as more than 63% of traded constituents make gains

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed more than 63% of the traded constituents make gains, thus reflecting in a huge 297 points surge in the main index this week.

Foreign institutions largely turn net profit takers on two trading days

Foreign institutions largely turn net profit takers on two trading days

The Qatar Stock Exchange, which witnessed only two days of trading in view of Eid holidays, saw a sizeable 213 points decline this week

Insurance, banking and industrials counters witness selling pressure on QSE

Insurance, banking and industrials counters witness selling pressure on QSE

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday reopened after Eid holidays with more than 159 points decline, mainly on higher than average selling pressure, especially at insurance, banking and industrials counters.

QSE readies infrastructure to admit new firms, instruments

QSE readies infrastructure to admit new firms, instruments

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), which has become a focus of interest for many foreign investment portfolios from the US, Europe and Asia, has readied its infrastructure to admit new companies and instruments.

QSE-listed firms post profit of QR19.6bn in H1

QSE-listed firms post profit of QR19.6bn in H1

The Qatar Stock Exchange-listed firms cumulatively reported net profit of QR19.6bn in the first half (H1) of this year, showing more than 6% decline year-on-year.

QSE snaps 3-day bear run on strong buying interests from foreign funds, individuals

QSE snaps 3-day bear run on strong buying interests from foreign funds, individuals

Ending three days of bearish spell, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday witnessed about 58 points gains and its sensitive barometer marginally crossed the 10,500 levels

Qatar shares extend losing run to to settle below 10,500 levels

Qatar shares extend losing run to to settle below 10,500 levels

The Qatar Stock Exchangeon Monday continued its bearish spell for the third straight session and its key index lost more than 75 points to settle below 10,500 levels.

QSE looks to lure investments from China, other Asian countries

QSE looks to lure investments from China, other Asian countries

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) is actively pursuing a strategy to lure investments from China, Hong Kong, Singapore and other Asian countries as part further diversifying its investor base,

Banking, realty selling pressure weighs on Qatar shares

Banking, realty selling pressure weighs on Qatar shares

The Qatar Stock Exchange opened the week weak as its key index lost more than 48 points, mainly on selling pressure within banking and real estate counters.

Real estate, telecom, banking counters witness higher-than-average demand

Real estate, telecom, banking counters witness higher-than-average demand

Domestic institutions’ bullish outlook helped the Qatar Stock Exchange stay afloat in the positive trajectory for most part of this week.

Qatar shares snap 5-day winning streak on insurance, telecom selling pressure

Qatar shares snap 5-day winning streak on insurance, telecom selling pressure

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday reversed five days of bullish momentum as its key index declined more than 24 points.

Qatar shares edge higher, but fail to break 10,600 resistance level

Qatar shares edge higher, but fail to break 10,600 resistance level

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday witnessed intense buying interests, particularly in the telecom counter, but overall it translated into a mere 12 points addition, failing to break the 10,600 resistance levels.