Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks saw positive trend in early hour of trading on Thursday, the last trading session 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 upward trend.
The key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) advanced 11.15 points while the port city bourse, selective catagory index of Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) earned 21.16 points after 15 minutes of the day’s trading.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 11.15 points or 0.25 per cent to reach at 4,468.96 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, gained 6.24 points or 0.36 per cent to stand at 1,716.81 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also advanced 1.67 points or 0.15 per cent to reach at 1,084.48 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 260 million when the report was filed at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 76 advanced, 42 declined and 39 issues remained unchanged.
Beximco was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 84 million changing hands followed by Aman Feed, Sinobangla Industries, LankaBangla Finance and GPH Ispat.
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) also saw positive trend with its Selective Category Index- CSCX– advancing 21.16 points to stand at 8,361.47 points, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 26 gained, 13 declined 9 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 28 million.