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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.

US judge says Qualcomm violated antitrust law; appeal planned, shares plunge

US judge says Qualcomm violated antitrust law; appeal planned, shares plunge

Qualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees, a US judge ruled ...

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Non-Qatari funds and individuals on Monday turned bullish to lift the Qatar Stock Exchange by more than 25 points and close near the 9,900 level.

Qatar shares close flat as local retail investors turn bearish

Qatar shares close flat as local retail investors turn bearish

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week largely flat as buying interests in the insurance, industrials and real estate segments was contained by strong selling pressure at the telecom ...

Qatar shares edge up on bullish Gulf funds, local retail investors

Qatar shares edge up on bullish Gulf funds, local retail investors

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday witnessed intermittent gyrations, with it breaking 9,900 levels twice intraday, but overall it settled below that level.

Qatar shares extend losses on across-the-board selling pressure

Qatar shares extend losses on across-the-board selling pressure

The Qatar Stock Exchange opened the week weak in the sixth straight session of losses as its key index fell below 10,000 points despite weakened net selling by foreign institutions.

Qatar shares extend losses amid increased selling pressure

Qatar shares extend losses amid increased selling pressure

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday fell for the fifth straight session by more than 96 points to settle a tad above 10,000 levels, mainly dragged by real estate, transport, insurance and banks.

Qatar shares edge down on weakened buying interest

Qatar shares edge down on weakened buying interest

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday settled marginally down, mainly on account weakened buying interests of foreign institutions.