Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks opened with a positive trend on Tuesday, the third trading session of the week.
Both the Dhaka Stock Exchange, the prime bourse of Bangladesh, and Chittagong Stock Exchange, the port city bourse of the country, experienced upward trend till 11:10am.
The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange advanced 8.73 points while the selective category index of Chittagong Stock Exchange earned 15.43 points when this report was updated around 11:10am.
DHAKA STOCK EXCHANGE:
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 8.73 points or 0.19 per cent to stand at 4,593.77 points when this report was filed at 11:12am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, dropped 0.08 points or 0.04 per cent to stand at 1,761.39 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 0.53 points or 0.04 per cent to reach at 1,125.10 points.
DSE turnover stood at BDT 829 million when this report was filed at 11:12am.
Of the issues traded till then, 148 advanced, 61 declined and 43 issues remained unchanged.
Bangladesh Steel Re-Rolling Mills Limited was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 122 million changing hands followed by United Power Generation & Distribution Company Ltd, Summit Alliance Port Limited, Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Aman Feed Limited and Singer Bangladesh.
CHITTAGONG STOCK EXCHANGE:
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) – also saw positive trend with its Selective Category Index – CSCX – advancing 15.43 points to stand at 8,603.49 points also at 11:08am.
Of the issues traded till then, 74 gained, 22 declined 19 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 386 million.