Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Bangladesh’s stocks witnessed mixed trend in early hour of trading on Monday with marginal volatility, the second session of the week.
The premier bourse Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) saw negative trend, while port city bourse Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw positive trend when filed the report at 10:45am.
The key index of the DSE fell 3.10 points, while the Selective Category Index of port city bourse advanced 7.60 points within 15 minutes of the day’s trading at 10:45am.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went down by 3.10 points or 0.06 percent to stand at 4,547.97 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
However, two other indices saw positive trend till then. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, advanced 0.38 points or 0.02 percent to reach at 1,779.22 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also gained 0.97 points or 0.08 percent to reach at 1,114.77 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 303 million when the report was filed at 10:45am, riding on ACME Laboratories and Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation.
Of the issues traded till then, 71 advanced, 62 declined and 48 issues remained unchanged.
ACME Laboratories dominated the turnover chart with shares worth BDT 39 million changing hands till then, followed by Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation BSRM Steels, Bangladesh Thai Aluminum and Premier cement.
The port city bourse CSE saw positive trend till then with its Selective Category Index- CSCX–advancing 7.60 points to stand at 8,525.50 points, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 22 gained, 21 declined and 6 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 12 million.