The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE), the country’s main stock exchanges, ended the week on Thursday (October 21) with a sharp rise in the index. After seven consecutive working days, the stock market index has risen again.
On this day, the amount of money traded on DSE and CSE has decreased. At the same time, the prices of shares and mutual funds of most of the companies traded on the stock market have declined.
This information has been known from DSE and CSE sources.
On Thursday, the DSE’s main DSEX index rose 55.61 points to 6,823 points. Earlier, on October 10, the DSEX index reached a new record of 6,038.99 points.
The DSE-30 index rose 43.28 points to 2,799.33 points. On October 6, the DS-30 index reached a new record of 2,861 points.
The DSES index rose 13.24 points to 1,517.18 points. On October 8, the DSES index reached a record high of 1,600.25 points.
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At the end of the day, shares and units of 364 companies were traded on the DSE. Of these, 153 have increased, 169 have decreased and 42 have remained unchanged. The DSE had a turnover of Tk 1,296.50 crore, which is Tk 417 crore less than the previous day.
On the same day, the main CSEX index of the other stock market CSE rose by 104.48 points to 12,432.31 points. On October 3, the CSEX index reached 12,940.51 points, setting a new record.
The overall CASPI index rose 179.94 points to 20,691.01 points. Earlier, on October 3, the CASPI index reached 21,549.24 points, setting a new record.
Besides, the CSI index rose by 6.98 points to 1,301.10 points. On October 3, the CSI index reached 1,382.6 points, setting a new record.
Shares and units of 263 companies were traded on the CSE on the day. Of these, 106 have increased, 133 have decreased and 32 have remained unchanged. At the end of the day, 41.52 crore shares and units were traded on the CSE, which is 6 crore less than the previous day.