Doha, November 01 (QNA) – Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend Thursday, adding 57.13 points (or 0.67%) to advance to 8,603.62 points from 8,546.49 Wednesday. The volume of the shares traded up to 3,741,652 from 3,104,895 on Wednesday and the value of shares increased to QR202,793,173.90 from QR175,318,159.61 Wednesday.
Among the top gainers were Industries Qatar which was up 1.71% to QR154.60, Electricity and Water rose 0.90% to QR134.40, Qatar Telecom gained 0.85% to QR106.50 and Rayan up by 0.76% to QR26.60.
The Banking and Financial sector index up 9.87 points while Consumer Goods and Services sector index lost 9.49 points. The industrial sector gained 29.86 points while insurance sector dropped 3.87 points.(QNA)