Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)–Bangladesh’s stocks witnessed mixed trend in early hour of trading on Tuesday amid choppy trading.

DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 2.74 points or 0.06 percent to reach at 4,351.95 points after first 30 minutes of trade when the report was filed at 11:00am.

The two other indices also saw positive trend.

The DS30 index, comprising blue chips gained 5.50 points or 0.33 percent to reach at 1,630.22 points.

The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 0.94 points or 0.09 percent to stand at 1,043.95 points.

DSE turnover stands at BDT 964 million when the report was filed.

Of the issues traded till then, 116 advanced, 113 declined 29 issues remain unchanged.

United Power and Distribution Company was the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 76 million changing hands followed by NBL, SPCL, ACI Formulations and Beximco.

The port city bourse, the CSE, however, saw downward trend in early hours of trading with its Selective Category Index – CSCX – lost 28.68 points to stand at 8,152 points, also at 11:00am.

Of the issues traded till then, 43 gained, 74 declined and 8 remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 53 million.