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DSE turnover came down below Tk 10 billion-mark again

Turnover on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) came down below Tk 10 billion-mark after three sessions as investors followed cautious mood on Tuesday. Turnover fell 16 per cent to Tk 9.62 billion, compared to the previous day’s Tk 11.47 billion. DSEX went down by 5.16 points or 0.08 per cent to settle at 5,819, after losing 20 points in the previous day. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also lost 2.03 points or 0.15 per cent to close at 1,322. However, the DS30 index, comprising blue chips advanced 1.21 points or 0.05 per cent to finish at 2,134.

Core index rises to record high of 5,783 points

Core index of the premier bourse Wednesday rose to its highest level since the inception in January, 2013. Stocks extended the winning streak for the three consecutive sessions on the day. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) added 22.15 points or 0.38 per cent to settle at a new high of 5,783 points, surpassing the previous high of 5,777 points recorded on April 4 this year. The country's prime bourse launched the DSE Broad Index (DSEX) on January 27, 2013 with a base point of 4,055.90, replacing the DSE General Index (DGEN).

DSEX crosses 5,800-mark in early trading

Keeping the previous day’s positive trend, the key index in the country’s premier bourse - Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the port city’s bourse - Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE)-- opened higher amid increased turnover value on Monday. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 30.65 points or 0.53 per cent to reach at 5,805 points at 11:00am. The index ended with 52.89 points or 0.19 per cent to stand at 5827 points. The two other indices also saw upward trend. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips advanced 13.87 points or 0.66 per cent to 2122 points. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) gained 5.6 points or 0.42 per cent to stand at 1,320 points. Of the issues traded, 178 gained, 212 declined and 29 issues remained unchanged at the end of the day.

Weekly review: Dhaka stock’s turnover rises by 7.05 %

Weekly trade in Dhaka Stocks Exchange (DSE) ended with positive trend with improving turnover value significantly as the investors went for a buying spree amid optimism. Total turnover value stood at BDT 56.6 billion, which was 7.05 per cent higher than last week’s BDT 52.9 billion, while average daily turnover stood at BDT 11.2 billion compared to previous week’s BDT 8.1 billion.

DSC closes with negative trend on Tuesday

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) has ended today (Tuesday) on a negative note. The market opened with a mixed trend and first half of trading session saw volatility, but later half of the session went down steadily, finally closed more than 5 points lower. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went down by 5.16 points or 0.08 per cent to settle at 5,819. But the DS30 was little positive as the index comprising blue chips fell 1.21 points or 0.05 per cent to finish at 2,134. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) lost 2.03 points or 0.15 per cent to close at 1,322. Of the issues traded, 110 gained, 177 declined and 44 issues remained unchanged at the end of the day.

DSE turns negative at midday on Wednesday

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) failed to stay positive trend at midday on Wednesday though country’s both markets DSE and CSE opened positive. Within first 15 minutes of trading, the key index of the country’s prime bourse rose 13 points. However, DSEX, the prime index of the DSE stands at 5,809 points, losing 9.62 points or 0.16 percent at 12:00 noon. But, the two other indices stayed positive note till then. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips advanced 0.72 points or 0.03 percent to reach at 2135 points. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) also advanced 1.17 points or 0.08 percent to reach at 1,323 points.

DSC closed 43 points lower on Wednesday

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) has ended today (Wednesday) on a negative note. It failed to stay positive trend though country’s both markets DSE and CSE opened positive. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE stands at 5,809 points, losing 9.62 points or 0.16 percent at 12:00 noon and finally closed more than 43 points lower. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went down by 43.66 points or 0.75 per cent to settle at 5,775. The DS30, the index comprising blue chips, was also negative as it fell 12.99 points or 0.60 per cent to finish at 2,121. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) lost 7.30 points or 0.55 per cent to close at 1,314. Of the issues traded, only 86 gained, 223 declined and 21 issues remained unchanged at the end of the day.

DSE down in early trading on Thursday

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) witnessed negative trend in early hour of trading on Thursday as investors on selling temper. After witnessing correction in the past three consecutive sessions, the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed downward trend amid slow trading activities. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went down by 6.99 points or 0.12 percent to reach at 5,768 points at 10:45am. The two other induces also saw negative trend till then. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips fell 1.92 points or 0.09 per cent to 2,119 points. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) lost 0.21 points or 0.01 percent to stand at 1,315 points.

Markets end week positive

The two bourses of the country -- Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) -- witnessed gain share price indices on Thursday, the last trading day of the week. DSEX, the Broad Index of Dhaka Stock Exchange, rose over 6.87 points or 0.11 per cent to stand at 5782.47 at the close of day’s trading. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips advanced 0.54 points or 0.02 per cent to 2121 points. But the DSE Shariah Index (DSES) lost 1.10 points or 0.08 per cent to stand at 1313 points. Of the issues traded, 135 gained, 152 declined and 42 issues remained unchanged at the end of the day.

Weekly Review: Markets break four-week gaining spell

County’s capital markets moderate correction last week that ended on Thursday, snapping a four-week winning streak. The week featured five trading sessions. Three of them closed lower while two faced correction. Week-on-week, DSEX, the benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), went down by 52.39 points or 0.90 percent to settle at 5,782. The DS30 index and the DSE Shariah Index (DSES) – also followed the suit to close at 2,121 and 1,314 points, after shedding 9.37 points and 13.30 points respectively. The port city bourse, Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE), also finished lower with its Selective Categories Index, CSCX, losing 95 points or 0.87 per cent to settle at 10,844 points.

IT sector witnessed highest correction in last week

The listed securities of IT sector in the stock markets witnessed the highest correction in last week. The Dhaka bourse run the week through instability and broad index, turnover value and market capitalization came down marginally compared to previous week. The IT sector declined 3.6 per cent at the end of the week and featured a turnover of Tk 297.50 million on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE). During the week, the sector's turnover declined 60 per cent compared to previous week.

DSE up at opening with low volume on Sunday

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) faced positive trend in early hour of trading on Sunday with low volume. After witnessing correction in the past week, the DSE witnessed upward trend amid slow trading activities. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went up by 13.73 points or 0.23 percent to reach at 5,796 points at 10:45am. The DS30 index, comprising blue chips rose 8.01 points or 0.38 per cent to 2,130 points. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) advanced 3.25 points or 0.24 percent to stand at 1,317 points.

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Board directors of National Life Ins recommend 35pc div

The board of directors of National Life Insurance Company has recommended 20 per cent cash dividend and 15 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2016, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The final approval will come during the annual general meeting (AGM) scheduled to be held on September 26 at 11:00am at Karwan Bazar in Dhaka. The record date for entitlement of dividend is on August 8.

DSE Training News

Training Program on Technical Analysis: The program will be held on August 07-10, 2017 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm. For registration and information, interested participants are requested to contact DSE Training Academy, 9/G Building (5th floor), Motijheel C/A, Dhaka-1000. Queries in this regard may be directed to the Academy at 9564601, 9576210-18, Ext. nos. 157, 158, 256, 333 or email at training@dse.com.bd. N.B. Registration is considered on first come first served basis.

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