Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Bangladesh’s stocks saw positive trend at midday on Tuesday, the third trading session of the week.
At 12:00 noon, the DSEX went up by 31.03 points while the Selective Category Index of port city bourse advanced 69.64 points when the report was filing.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) stands at 5, 726.75 advancing 31.03 points or 0.54 per cent when the report was filing at 12:01 noon.
Among the two other indices, DS30 index gains while the DSE Shariah Index slumped at 12:00 noon.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips gained 7.30 points or 0.35 per cent to reach at 2, 068.85 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) slumped 1.87 points or -0.14 per cent to reach at 1, 303.33 points.
Turnover, the crucial indicator of the market, stands at BDT 5.00 billion when the report was filed at 12:01 noon riding on AB Bank Ltd and City Bank Ltd.
AB Bank dominated the turnover chart with shares worth BDT 488 million changing hands till then, followed by City Bank BDT 239 million, Islami Bank BDT 221 million, Brac Bank BDT 207 million, IFIC Bank BDT 205 million and National Bank BDT 192 million.
Of the issues traded till then, 125 advanced, 137 declined and 47 issues remained unchanged on the DSE trading floor.
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange – (CSE) also keep upbeat trend as its Selective Category Index – CSCX – gaining 69.64 points to stand at 1,0785.53 points, also at 12:07 noon.
Of the issues traded till then, 79 gained, 102 declined and 26 issues remained unchanged with BDT 326 million in turnover.