QATAR STOCK INDEX DROPS 73.21 POINTS

Doha, March 13 (QNA) - Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) index dropped 73.21 points (-0.71%) when the bourse closed trading at 10,288.22 points Tuesday.

The volume of shares traded decreased to 15,371,053 from 16,101,539 on Monday and the value of shares increased QR 622,801,635.41 from QR567,861,226.65 on Monday.

From the 44 companies listed on QSE, shares of 39 saw trading today. From these 11 gained and 27 companies closed lower today, remained one company unchanged.

Indices of two sectors ended in green and remained five sectors ended in red today. QSE Total Return Index dropped -0.57 to 17,002.06 points. QSE Al Rayan Islamic Index fell -0.79% to 4,070.63 points and QSE All Share Index decreased -0.65% to 2,889.39 points. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency