Key share price index at the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) gained on Wednesday, the 4th trading day of the week.
The DSE benchmark index, DSEX gained 78.96 points or nearly 1.56 percent to close at 5153.27 on the day. Of the 302 issues traded, 229 gained, 52 declined and 21 remained unchanged.
Shares worth Tk 977.11 crore changed hands at the DSE on Wednesday.
The day’s top 10 gainers at the DSE were Summit Alliance Port, Popular Life Insurance, Progressive Life Insurance, Sandhani Life Insurance, Mithun Knitting, Meghna Life Insurance, Rupali Life Insurance, Takaful Islami Insurance, Peoples Leasing & Financial Services, and Phoenix Finance 1st Mutual Fund.
The CSE key index, CSCX gained 184.62 points to reach 9648.81 at close on the day. Of the 229 issues traded, 171 advanced, 39 suffered loss and 19 remained unchanged.
The value of the traded issues was Tk 49.96 crore on Wednesday.
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