Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks opened with a mixed trend in early hour of trading on Tuesday with marginal volatility, 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 mixed trend.
The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) shedded 0.28 points while the port city bourse Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) earned 12.47 points after 15 minutes of the day’s trading.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went down by 0.28 points to at 4,533.62 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, shed 0.47 points or 0.02 per cent to stand at 1,724.27.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 0.27 points or 0.02 per cent to reach at 1,094.36.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 140 million when the report was filed at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 68 advanced, 50 declined and 38 issues remained unchanged.
Beximco Pharma was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 19 million changing hands followed by newly listed Quasem Drycells, Singer BD and Regent Textile.
The port city bourse- the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE), however, higher with its Selective Category Index- CSCX- gaining 12.47 points to stand at 8,423.45, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 17 gained, 6 declined and 3 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 6.0 million.