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Qatar shares snap 2-day winning streak on insurance, banking and industrial sectors

Qatar shares snap 2-day winning streak on insurance, banking and industrial sectors

The Insurance, banking and industrial equities on Sunday ended two days of bullish run on Qatar Stock Exchange, which fell more than 46 points, even as its 20-stock index remained in the positive terrain year-to-date.

Telecom, banking, insurance and industrials counters witness selling pressure on QSE

Telecom, banking, insurance and industrials counters witness selling pressure on QSE

Foreign funds’ substantially weakened net buying and Gulf institutions’ bearish grip on Wednesday led the Qatar Stock Exchange decline more than 18 points to settle at sub-10,300 levels.

Insurance and banking counters witness selling pressure

Insurance and banking counters witness selling pressure

The Qatar Stock Exchange saw 50% of the traded constituents extend gains; yet it settled lower this week, which saw four of the five days in bearish mode.

Insurance, telecom and banking selling pressure weighs on QSE

Insurance, telecom and banking selling pressure weighs on QSE

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday went through a rollercoaster ride with the insurance, telecom and banking counters witnessing higher than average selling pressure ...

Insurance, industrials buying lifts Qatar shares

Insurance, industrials buying lifts Qatar shares

Strong buying, especially at the insurance and industrials counters, on Wednesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by 69 points as its key index once again surpassed 10,500 levels.

Realty, insurance and transport selling pressure drags QSE down

Realty, insurance and transport selling pressure drags QSE down

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday saw mild profit booking, a day after it gained a huge 117 points, mainly on strong selling pressure at the real estate, insurance and transport counters.

Insurance and telecom counters witness strong buying interests on QSE

Insurance and telecom counters witness strong buying interests on QSE

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.

Insurance, industrial and telecom sectors weigh on QSE

Insurance, industrial and telecom sectors weigh on QSE

Qatar Stock Exchange on Sunday opened the week weak, mainly dragged by insurance, industrial and telecom sectors, but remained above 10,200 levels.

Transport, realty, insurance demand help QSE near 10,800 levels

Transport, realty, insurance demand help QSE near 10,800 levels

The transport, real estate and insurance counters on Thursday witnessed stronger demand, leading the Qatar Stock Exchange to inch near 10,800 levels.

QSE index gains more than 76 points on consumer goods, insurance, industrials

QSE index gains more than 76 points on consumer goods, insurance, industrials

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.

Forest fire insurance costs soar

Forest fire insurance costs soar

Forest fires are becoming increasingly likely because of climate change and costing insurers more than ever, with the deadly fire that ravaged northern California the single most expensive natural disaster in 2018 ...

'Cyber insurance gains ground as Internet-based risks rise'

'Cyber insurance gains ground as Internet-based risks rise'

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.