Saturday, September 25

Tag: Stocks

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Stocks maintain gaining streak

Country’s both the bourses, Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) on Tuesday witnessed an upward trend like earlier as investors continued their buying spree on large-cap issues amid optimism. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 15.85 points or 0.26 per cent to settle at 6,042.50. The DSE 30 Index, comprising blue chips, and the DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also gained 9.18 points to finish at 2,185.83 and 3.58 points closing at 1,298.39. Turnover, a crucial indicator of the market, stood at Tk 11,480.89 million on the country’s premier bourse which was Tk 13,284.95 million. Gainers took a modest lead over the losers, as out of 373 issues traded, 175 closed green, 166 in the red and 32 remained unchanged on the DSE trading floor. Beximco topped th...