Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw positive trend in early hours of trading on Wednesday, the fourth trading session of the week.
DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 33.92 points or 0.68 percent to reach at 4,968.14 points after first 30 minutes of trade when the report was filed at 11:00am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips gained 22.47 points or 1.23 percent to reach at 1,845.24 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 14.31 points or 1.23 percent to stand at 1,170.98 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 1.36 billion when the report was filed.
Of the issues traded till then, 125 advanced, 47 declined and 19 issues remain unchanged.
RSRM Steels was the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 145 million changing hands till then followed by SPCL, DESCO, Saif Powertec and Western Marine Shipyard.
The port city bourse – the CSE – saw positive trend in early hours of trading with its Selective Category Index – CSCX – advanced 56.50 points to stand at 9,343.90 points, also at 11:00am.
Of the issues traded till then, 49 gained, 29 declined and 3 remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 77 million.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019