Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)–Bangladesh’s stocks saw positive trend in early hour of trading on Monday, maintaining the previous session’s upward trend.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 30.45 points or 0.71 percent to reach at 4,307.50 points after first 30 minutes of trade when the report was filed at 11:00am.
The two other indices also saw upward trend.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips gained 7.98 points or 0.49 percent to reach at 1,625.16 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 3.11 points or 0.29 percent to stand at 1,044.60 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 1.05 billion when the report was filed at 11:00am.
Of the issues traded till then, 156 advanced, 87 declined 20 issues remain unchanged.
United Power was the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 108 million changing hands followed by SPCL, Beximco, Agni Systems and MJL BD.
The port city bourse – the CSE – also saw upward trend in early hours of trading with its Selective Category Index – CSCX – gained 43.77 points to stand at 8,054.65 points, also at 11:00am.
Of the issues traded till then, 91 gained, 52 declined and 8 remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 115 million.