Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Bangladesh’s stocks stayed at the positive trend breaking forth days’ losing streak at midday on Tuesday as optimistic investors continued their buying spree on sector specific stocks amid optimism.
Both the Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange opened positive and witnessed roller coaster ride within optimism.
After two hours of trading, DSEX, the prime index of the DSE rose nearly 6.47 points, while the Selective Category Index of port city bourse rose 16 points when the report was filed at 12:30pm.
DHAKA STOCK EXCHANGE
After two hours of trading, DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) stands at 6,112 points, advancing 6.47 points or 0.10 percent at 12:30pm.
The DS30 index, comprising blue chips rose 0.01 points or 0.00 percent to reach at 2,185 points.
The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also advanced 1.89 points or 0.13 percent to reach at 2,185 points.
Turnover, the crucial indicator of the market, stands at BDT 3,290 million, when the report was filed at 12:30pm.
Of the issues traded till then, 115 advanced, 126 declined and 77 issues remained unchanged on the DSE trading floor.
CHITTAGONG STOCK EXCHANGE
The port city bourse – the Chittagong Stock Exchange – (CSE) also saw upward trend with its Selective Category Index – CSCX – advancing 16 points to stand at 11,472 points, also at 12:30pm.
Of the issues traded till then, 73 gained, 81 declined and 32 issues remained unchanged with BDT 1.81 million in turnover.