Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks continued its upward trend after witnessing early hour on Thursday, the last 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, opened with a positive note when the market opened at 10:30am and hold the positive trend at midday.
The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) advanced 13.54 points while the port city bourse, selective category index of Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) earned 18.18 points around 12:30pm.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 13.54 points or 0.31 per cent to stand at 4,348.84 points, when the report was filed at 12:30pm.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, advanced 2.70 points or 0.16 per cent to reach at 1,647.85 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also gained 1.27 points or 0.12 per cent to reach at 1,052.50 points.
DSE turnover stands at only BDT 1.96 billion when the report was filed at 12:30pm.
Of the issues traded till then, 148 advanced, 93 declined and 69 issues remained unchanged.
LankaBangla Finance ltd was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 130 million changing hands followed by Aman Feed, Orion Infusion, BSRM, Keya Cosmetics and KDS Accessories
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) also saw positive trend with its Selective Category Index- CSCX– advancing 18.18 points to stand at
8,129.03 points, also at 12:27pm.
Of the issues traded till then, 87 gained, 65 declined 38 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 98 million.