Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks saw mixed trend after witnessing two hours on Tuesday, the third trading session of the week.
Both the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), the prime bourse of Bangladesh, and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE), the port city bourse of the country showed mixed trend with volatility at midday.
The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) advanced 3.51 points while the port city bourse, selective category index of Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) slumped 1.56 points around 12:30pm.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 3.51 points or 0.08 per cent to stand at 4,396.85points, when the report was filed at 12:30pm.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, advanced 1.53 points or 0.09 per cent to reach at 1,674.76 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also gained 0.57 points or 0.05 per cent to reach at 1,064.88 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 1.97 billion when the report was filed at 12:30pm.
Of the issues traded till then, 129 advanced, 116 declined and 52 issues remained unchanged.
MJL BD was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 200 million changing hands followed by, Keya Cosmetics, CVO Petrochemical Refinery Limited, ACI Limited, Doreen Power and Aramit.
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) also saw positive trend till then with its Selective Category Index- CSCX–slumped 1.56 points to stand at 8,223.05 points, at 12:29pm.
Of the issues traded till then, 90 gained, 86 declined 29 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 120 million.