QSE Index Drops 53.81 Points at Start of Trading

Doha, The general index of Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) dropped 53.81 points, or 0.53%, at the beginning of trading on Wednesday to reach the level of 10,066 points, compared to yesterday’s closing.

The performance of QSE general index was weighed down by a decline in Real Estate by 1.11%; Industrials by 0.62%; Bank and Financial Services by 0.55%; Transportation rose by 0.37%; and Consumer Goods and Services by 0.06%. Insurance remained flat, while Telecoms rose by 0.05%.

At 10:00 am, Qatar Stock Exchange recorded 2,755 transactions worth QR 86.160 million, distributed to 38.043 million shares.

Source: Qatar News Agency