Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks opened with a mixed trend on Thursday, the last 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) advanced 2.62 points while the port city bourse Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) earned 1.64 points after 15 minutes of the day’s trading.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 2.62 points or 0.05 per cent to at 4,672.13 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 0.17 points or 0.01 per cent to reach at 1,122.64.
However, the DS30 index, comprising blue chips, lost 0.30 points or 0.01 per cent to stand at 1,755.57 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 316 million when the report was filed at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 72 advanced, 71 declined and 35 issues remained unchanged.
IT Consultants was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 35 million changing hands followed by Malek Spinning, Alltex Industries, United Power and Dacca Dyeing.
The port city bourse- the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) also saw mixed trend with its Selective Category Index- CSCX- gaining 1.64 points to stand at 8,676.47 points, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 20 gained, 16 declined 7 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 25 million.