|Published : 19 Mar 2017, 12:33:05|
Week’s first session begins positively on DSE
FE Online Report
The Dhaka bourse started the week’s first session Sunday positively amid mixed performance of major sectors.
Mixed performance was observed in bank, engineering and power sector issues, whereas most of the multinational companies including BATBC, Bata Shoe Company started the session positively.
The DSE core index, DSEX gained 20 points within first 14 minutes.
Later, the broad index failed to continue the starting trend and went through ups and downs and reached 5712 points with a rise of 10 points.
The DSEX, however, was above the day’s starting mark at 12.00 noon.
Of 298 issues traded, 159 advanced, 92 declined and 47 were unchanged and the turnover stood above Tk 3.32 billion.
Within first one hour of the session, LankaBangla Finance topped the turnover chart with a value of Tk 196 million followed by National Bank Tk 167 million, Premier Leasing & Finance Tk 152 million and Beximco Pharmaceuticals Tk 141 million.