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Qatar shares edge lower despite robust trading amid FTSE Russell reclassification

Qatar shares edge lower despite robust trading amid FTSE Russell reclassification

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed robust trading, coinciding with FTSE Russell’s reclassification of constituents taking effect on Thursday, but overall it was on a weak wicket due to selling pressure ...

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.

Qatar shares edge down on bearish foreign institutions

Qatar shares edge down on bearish foreign institutions

Foreign institutions’ bearish grip on Sunday handed about 67-points losses to the Qatar Stock Exchange, whose key index retreated below 10,400 levels.

Qatar shares extend gains to 3rd session to 10,300 level

Qatar shares extend gains to 3rd session to 10,300 level

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday continued to make marginal gains for the third straight session and its key benchmark crossed the 10,300 levels.

Qatar shares edge higher amid weakened volumes

Qatar shares edge higher amid weakened volumes

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday witnessed five of the seven sectors under bearish spell but overall it settled marginally higher amidst weakened volumes.

Institutionals help Qatar shares extend winning run

Institutionals help Qatar shares extend winning run

Foreign and Gulf institutions on Tuesday imparted strong bullish momentum to the Qatar Stock Exchange, whose key index gained 89 points to inch near 9,900 levels.

Qatar shares extend gains to scale 9,800 level

Qatar shares extend gains to scale 9,800 level

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday scaled the 9,800 levels, propelled by strong buying interests especially in the real estate and transport sectors.

Surge in oil prices boost shares of energy firms

Surge in oil prices boost shares of energy firms

World oil prices surged on Thursday on reports that two tankers had been attacked in the Gulf of Oman, worsening frayed tensions in the crude-rich Middle East region, analysts said.

Qatar shares snap three-day winning streak to settle below 10,600 level

Qatar shares snap three-day winning streak to settle below 10,600 level

Snapping three days of bullish run, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday closed the week weak with its key index shedding 106 points to settle well below 10,600 levels.

Profit booking pressure weighs on Qatar shares after initial gains

Profit booking pressure weighs on Qatar shares after initial gains

The Qatar Stock Exchange, which on Sunday reopened after Eid holidays, witnessed a rollercoaster drive with its key index making quick gains in the first half to touch 10,400 levels ...

Qatar shares edge lower on increased selling pressure from domestic funds

Qatar shares edge lower on increased selling pressure from domestic funds

Domestic funds’ increased net selling pressure on Thursday weakened the Qatar Stock Exchange, whose key index settled 27 points lower.

Qatar shares near 9,800 level on foreign institutions’ robust buying

Qatar shares near 9,800 level on foreign institutions’ robust buying

Foreign institutions’ robust buying interests on Wednesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by another 57 points as its benchmark neared the 9,800 level.