Posted on August 10, 2015
Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index dropped 160.03 points (-1.36%) when the bourse closed trading at 11,610.22 points Sunday. The daily turnover increased to QR 150.52 million with a volume of 3,490,944 shares from 2,659 deals compared to QR 135.93 million with a volume of 2,696,584 shares from 2,413 deals on Thursday.
The market capitalization decreased to QR 617.16 billion from QR 624.39 billion registered Thursday. Indices of six sectors ended in red and one in green today. Real estate index declined today, -2.25% to 2,611.60 points. Industries index dropped -1.92% to 3,684.98 points, while Consumer goods and services index gained +0.07% to 7,182.18 points. QSE Total Return Index declined to -1.36% to 18,046.42 points, QSE Al Rayan Islamic Index dropped -1.27% to 4,524.13 points and QSE All Share Index decreased -1.17% to 3,110.79 points. Of the 43 companies listed on QSE, investors exchanged shares of 39. Of them, five gained, 34 went down.