Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks saw mixed trend in early hour of trading on Thursday amid volatility, the last trading day 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.
key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) advances 2.25 points, while the port city bourse, selective category index of Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) declines 1.92 points after 15 minutes of the day’s trading.
DHAKA STOCK EXCHANGE:
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 2.25 points or 0.05 per cent to stand at 4,383.41 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, gained 3.12 points or 0.19 per cent to stand at 1,661.27 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also advanced 1.62 points or 0.15 per cent to reach at 1,062.42 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 251 million when the report was filed at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 99 advanced, 35 declined and 31 issues remained unchanged.
Emerald Oil was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 31 million changing hands followed by BSRM, National feed Mills, Keya Cosmetics and Delta Brac Housing Finance.
CHITTAGONG STOCK EXCHANGE:
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE), however, saw negative trend with its Selective Category Index- CSCX– falling 1.92 points to stand at 8,282.36 points, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 22 gained, 16 declined 14 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 16 million.