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The major U.S. stock indexes had a promising start to the week but turned bearish on Thursday and Friday as the earnings season kicked off. While the S&P 500 and the Dow managed to secure slight weekly gains, the NASDAQ experienced a marginal decline.

A U.S. small-cap stock barometer, the Russell 2000 Index, lagged behind its large-cap counterparts, posting a decrease of approximately 1.5% for the week. This recent performance further accentuated the underperformance of small caps in the year-to-date perspective, with the Russell 2000 now down by roughly 1% in 2023. Notably, the index has receded by about 14% from its year-to-date peak recorded on July 31.

Reviewing the US Stock Markets, the Nasdaq Composite, recorded a decent drop of 424 points, reaching a closing value of 12,983 points by the end of the week. Similarly, the S&P 500 index showed a negative trend, losing 103 points to settle at 4,224 points. Meanwhile, DJIA Index experienced a notable shed, dived by 543 points during the week and concluding at 33,127 points after a week of loss.

In contrast, Russell 3000 Index saw a drop in week performance, with a slight loss of 59 points to reach 2,414 points by the end of the week.

Moving to Russell 2000 Index, demonstrated a notable drop of 39 points, ending the week at 1,680 points.

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Dhaka Bourse Performed Mixed

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Dhaka Stock Market DSE, Bourse on the third working day of the week, 16th July, ended with a mixedperformance in Indices and drop in Turnover from the previous working session. This information is known from DSE sources.

662 crore 24 lakh taka shares were traded on this day. 39 crore 98 lakh more tradings were done in DSE today compared to the previous workday, July 15th, Shares worth Tk 662 crores 24 lakh shares were traded last time, Monday.

The benchmark DSEX decreased 1.82 points or 5,484 The Shariah-based index DSES dropped 1.56 points or 1,201 and the blue-chip index DS30 gained by 17.08 points or 1,961.

Of the issues traded, 121 advanced, 221 declined and 55 remained unchanged.

NRB Bank Limited ranked top gainer on DSE, the share price increased by Tk 1.10 paisa or 10.00 percent. On this day, the share was last traded at Tk 12.10 paisa.

Prime Textiles Mills Limited ranked top loser on the DSE, the share price dropped by Tk 0.50 paisa or 3.00 percent. On this day, the share was last traded at Tk 16.20 paisa.

DSE topped on trade is Reckitt Benckiser Limited 23 crore 33 lakh takas of company shares have been traded.

A total of 42 companies’ shares were traded in the Block on Dhaka Stock Exchange. A total of 1 crore 89 lakh 50 thousand 218 shares of the companies were traded. The financial value of which is 50 crore 62 lakh taka

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Sena Kalyan Insurance releases Q2 FInancials

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One of the listed companies, Sena Kalyan Insurance Company Limited discloses its financial reports for the second quarter, (April – June 24).

The company’s earnings per share (EPS) Tk 1.14 paisa in Q2 of the current financial year (April – June 24). EPS was Tk. 2.06 for January-June 2024 as against Tk. 1.32 for January-June 2023. EPS  was Tk 0.80 paisa during the same period last year. NAV per share was Tk. 22.83 as of June 30, 2024.

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Dhaka Bourse on Green Despite Sluggish Indices

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Dhaka Stock Market DSE, Bourse on the second working day of the week, 15th July, ended with a gaining performance in Indices and Turnover from the previous working session. This information is known from DSE sources.

662 crore 24 lakh taka shares were traded on this day. 39 crore 98 lakh more tradings were done in DSE today compared to the previous workday, July 12th, Shares worth Tk 622 crores 25 lakh shares were traded last time, Sunday.

The benchmark DSEX increased 2.17 points or 5,484 The Shariah-based index DSES added 0.72 points or 1,203 and the blue-chip index DS30 gained by 7.17 points or 1,937.

Of the issues traded, 140 advanced, 191 declined and 66 remained unchanged.

Information Services Netowrk Limited ranked top gainer on DSE, the share price increased by Tk 4.50 paisa or 9.93 percent. On this day, the share was last traded at Tk 49.80 paisa.

Linde Bangladsh Limited ranked top loser on the DSE, the share price dropped by Tk 33.40 paisa or 3.00 percent. On this day, the share was last traded at Tk 1,080.10 paisa.

DSE topped on trade is Orion Infusion Limited 57 crore 23 lakh takas of company shares have been traded.

A total of 40 companies’ shares were traded in the Block on Dhaka Stock Exchange. A total of 1 crore 53 lakh 88 thousand 588 shares of the companies were traded. The financial value of which is 51 crore 12 lakh taka

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