Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) saw positive trend while the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw negative trend in early hours of trading on Thursday amid see-saw, the last trading session of the week.
DSEX, the prime index of the DSE went up by 15.55 points or 0.31 percent to reach at 4,941.79 points after first 30 minutes of trade when the report was filed at 11am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips gained 4.52 points or 0.24 percent to reach at 1,831.04 points. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) rose 2.02 points or 0.17 percent to stand at 1,156.24 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 736 million when the report was filed at 11am.
Of the issues traded till then, 103 advanced, 45 declined and 25 issues remain unchanged.
Jamuna Oil was the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 120 million changing hands till then followed by Khan Brothers PP Woven Bag, BEDL, GSP Finance and Meghna Petroleum.
The port city bourse – the CSE also saw negative trend in early hours of trading amid volatility with its Selective Category Index — CSCX – lost 1.63 points to stand at 9,314.22 points, also at 11am.
Of the issues traded till then, 39 gained, 25 declined and 16 remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 43 million.
BBN/SSR/AD-20Nov14-11:38 am (BST)