Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-Bangladesh’s stocks saw upward trend in early hour of trading on Monday with marginal volatility, the second 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 gained 9.99 points and the port city bourse Chittagong Stock Exchange earned 14.20 points after 15 minutes of the day’s trading.
DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went up by 9.99 points or 0.22 per cent to reach at 4,453.14, when the report was filed at 10:45am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips, gained 3.93 points or 0.23 per cent to stand at 1,693.45.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 2.08 points or 0.19 per cent to reach at 1,073.86.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 207 million when the report was filed at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 97 advanced, 26 declined and 20 issues remained unchanged.
IFAD Autos was the most traded stocks till then with shares BDT 34 million changing hands followed by United Power, Saif Powertec, Titas Gas and Mithun Knitting.
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) saw positive trend with its Selective Category Index- CSCX- gaining 14.20 points to stand at 8,289.26, also at 10:45am.
Of the issues traded till then, 21 gained, 7 declined and 4 issues remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 29.19 million.