Key share price index in the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) gained nominally while that of the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) closed in negative mode on Wednesday, the fourth trading day of the week.
The DSE benchmark index, DSEX gained 7.42 points or 0.16 percent to reach 4594.33 at the close of trading on Wednesday. Of the 297 issues traded, 140 gained, 131 declined and 26 remained unchanged.
Shares worth Tk 537.45 crore changed hands at the DSE on the day.
The day’s top 10 gainers at the DSE were AB Bank, JMI Syringes, MTB, First Security Islami Bank, City Bank, Golden Son, Uttara Bank, Ibn Sina, Rupali Bank, and Nitol Insurance.
Meanwhile, the CSE key index, CSCX lost 0.69 points to reach 8871.98 at the close yesterday. Of the 221 issues traded, 96 advanced, 102 suffered loss and 23 remained unchanged. The value of the traded issues was Tk 38.30 crore on Wednesday.