Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Bangladesh’s stocks witnessed mixed trend amid choppy trading in early hour of trading on Monday.
The key index of the DSE advanced 0.32 points, while the Selective Category Index of port city bourse fell 0.34 points within 15 minutes of the day’s trading at 10:45am.
DHAKA STOCK EXCHANGE:
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 0.32 points or 0.01 percent to stand at 4,709.94 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
However, the two other indices saw negative trend till then. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, fell 1.56 points or 0.08 percent to reach at 1,763.22 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) dropped 0.56 points or 0.05 percent to stand at 1,122.72 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 332 million when the report was filed at 10:45am, riding on the National Bank and Titas Gas and Doreen Power.
Of the issues traded till then, 91 advanced, 57 declined and 45 issues remained unchanged.
National Bank dominated the turnover chart with shares worth BDT 40 million changing hands till then, followed by BDCOM Online BDT 38 million, Bangladesh Building Systems BDT 25 million, Square Pharma BDT 24 million and Aamra Technologies BDT 22 million.
CHITTAGONG STOCK EXCHANGE:
The port city bourse CSE saw negative trend till then with its Selective Category Index- CSCX–falling 0.34 points to stand at 8,816.84 points, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 29 gained, 24 declined and 22 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 20 million.