Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks saw upward trend in early hour of trading on Tuesday, the third session of the week.
DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 14.13 points or 0.31 per cent to reach at 4,518.12 points, after first 30 minutes of trade, when the report was filed at 11am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, gained 10.37 points or 0.59 per cent to stand at 1,743.37 points. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 7.31 points or 0.66 per cent to stand at 1,106.88 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 665 million when the report was filed at 11am.
Of the issues traded till then, 103 advanced, 76 declined and 45 issues remained unchanged.
Lafarge Surma Cement was the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 175.21 million changing hands followed by Beximco Pharma, Beximco, United Airways and Summit Alliance Port.
The port city bourse – the CSE saw positive trend in early hour of trading with its Selective Category Index — CSCX – gained 16.76 points to stand at 8,493.26 points, also at 11am.
Of the issues traded till then, 55 gained, 48 declined and 21 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 72 million.