Insurance and telecom counters witnessed strong buying interests, but overall, the Qatar Stock Exchange was on a negative turf for the second straight session on Monday.
Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week weak, mainly dragged by insurance, industrial and telecom sectors, but remained above 10,200 levels.
The transport, real estate and insurance counters on Thursday witnessed stronger demand, leading the Qatar Stock Exchange to inch near 10,800 levels.
The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday gained more than 76 points to surpass 10,500 levels, mainly lifted by consumer goods, insurance and industrials equities.
Cyber insurance is gradually gaining ground in view of increasing Internet-based risks, mainly impacting corporates including major energy companies, said Bassam Hussein, president, Doha Insurance Group.
The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday saw strong buying interests at the insurance counter but overall it settled in the negative at a tad above 9,800 levels.
HE Dr al-Nuaimi explained that the fund is complementary to the bundle of legislations issued by Qatar to protect the rights of workers.
A day after making huge gains, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday remained flat despite weakened selling pressure from domestic institutions and local retail investors.
The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday continued to remain under bearish spell mainly on increased net selling by local retail investors and foreign funds’ bearish outlook.
The Qatar Stock Exchange was back on the positive trajectory, gaining 41 points to inch near 9,000 levels, mainly lifted by insurance, transport and industrials equities.
Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday witnessed buying interests for the third straight session, mainly lifted by telecom, insurance and consumer goods.