Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Bangladesh’s stocks saw positive trend in early hour of trading on Thursday with marginal volatility, the last trading session of the week.
Both bourses – the premier bourse Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the while the port city bourse Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw positive trend till the report was filing at 10:45am.
The key index of the DSE advanced 0.79 points, while the Selective Category Index of port city bourse gained 6.22 points within 15 minutes of the day’s trading at 10:45am.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 0.79 points or 0.01 percent to stand at 4,660.94 points, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
The two other indices saw positive trend till then. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, advanced 1.53 points or 0.07 percent to reach at 1,775.50 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also gained 1.43 points or 0.10 percent to stand at 1,119.16 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 432 million when the report was filed at 10:45am, riding on newly listed Yeakin Polymer.
Of the issues traded till then, 76 advanced, 75 declined and 44 issues remained unchanged.
Yeakin Polymer, which made trading debut today, dominated the turnover chart with shares worth BDT 125 million changing hands till then, followed by Singer Bangladesh, GPH Ispat, Keya Cosmetics and National Tubes.
The port city bourse CSE also saw positive trend till then with its Selective Category Index- CSCX–advancing 6.22 points to stand at 8,717.20 points, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 22 gained, 21 declined and 09 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 36 million.