Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks saw downward trend in early hour of trading on Thursday, the last trading session of the week.
The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) sheds 9.61 points and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) went down 15.08 points.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went down by 9.61 points or 0.20 per cent to reach at 4,706.46, when the report was filed at 10.45am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, lost 4.91 points or 0.27 per cent to stand at 1,783.33.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) shed 3.76 points or 0.33 per cent to reach at 1,123.81.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 276 million when the report was filed at 10.45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 51 advanced, 55 declined and 21 issues remained unchanged.
Newly listed KDS Accessories was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 162 million changing hands followed by United Power, Lafarge Surma Cement, Aman Feed and Olympic Accessories.
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) also saw negative trend with its Selective Category Index — CSCX – shedding 15.08 points to stand at 8,773.72, also at 10.45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 17 gained, 25 declined and 7 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 36 million.