Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) saw negative trend while Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) opened positive in early hours of trading on Monday, amid see-saw on the second session of the week.
DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went down by 0.34 points to stand at 4,641.11 points after first 30 minutes of trade when the report was filed at 11am.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips down 4.45 points or 0.25 percent to reach at 1,743.69 points.
However, the DSE Shariah Index (DSES) gained 0.85 points or 0.07 percent to stands at 1,081.74 points.
DSE turnover stands at BDT 729 million when the report was filed at 11am.
Of the issues traded till then, 76 advanced, 88 declined and 40 issues remain unchanged.
Singer BD was the most traded stocks with shares worth BDT 124 million changing hands till then followed by newly listed Shurwid Industries, Argon Denim, Beximco and Lafarge Surma Cement.
The port city bourse, the CSE, however, saw positive trend in early hour with its Selective Category Index – CSCX -gained 4.37 points to stand at 8,742.04 points, also at 11am.
Of the issues traded till then, 30 gained, 30 declined and 8 remained unchanged with a turnover value of BDT 47 million.
Monday, August 10, 2020