Dhaka bourse’s turnover rises 28%
Turnover at the Dhaka bourse rose 28 per cent today compared to the previous day thanks to the rising trend of the index.
The DSEX, the benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), rose 11 points, or 0.12 per cent, to 6,941.
Turnover hit Tk 1,421 crore, which was Tk 1,111 crore a day earlier.
At the premier bourse, 115 stocks rose, 227 fell and 31 remained unchanged.
Square Textile topped the gainers’ list that rose 10 per cent followed by ACME Pesticides, Brac Bank, Sena Kalyan Insurance, and Salvo Chemicals.
National Feed Mills shed mostly that dropped 9.91 per cent followed by Saiham Cotton, Bangladesh Thai Aluminium, Fu-Wang Foods, and Alif Industries.
Stocks of Beximco Ltd traded mostly that worth Tk 194 crore followed by Brac Bank, IFIC Bank, Orion Pharmaceuticals and Genex Infosys.
The Chattogram Stock Exchange (CSE) also rose today. The CASPI, the main index of the port city bourse, rose 29 points, or 0.14 per cent, to 20,323.
Among the traded 282 companies, 104 advanced, 164 fell and 14 remained unchanged.