Dhaka Stock Exchange DSE, Bourse on the first working day of the week, February 4, ended with price Index & turnover hikes. This information is known from DSE sources.
1 thousand 580 crore 40 lakh taka shares were traded on this day. 458 crore 31 more tradings were done in DSE today compared to the previous workday, 1 February, Shares worth Tk 1 thousand 122 crores 9 lakh shares were traded last time, Thursday.
The benchmark DSEX added 66.74 points or 6,280 The Shariah-based index DSES gained 8.13 points or 1,371, and the blue-chip index DS30 increased by 7.92 points or 2,124.
Of the issues traded, 321 advanced, 44 declined and 30 remained unchanged.
Kattali Textile Limited ranked top gainer on DSE, the share price increased by Tk 1.60 paisa or 10.00 percent. On this day, the share was last traded at Tk 17.600 paisa
Jute Spinners Limited ranked top loser on the DSE, the share price dropped by Tk 16.60 paisa or 5.83 percent. On this day, the share was last traded at Tk 268.00 paisa.
DSE topped on trade is Fu-Wang Foods Limited 69 crore 25 lakh takas of shares of the company have been traded.
A total of 40 companies’ shares were traded in the Block on the Dhaka Stock Exchange, 82 lakh 36 thousand 504 shares of the companies were traded. The financial value of which is 42 crore 77 lakh taka.
Beximco Taps Iqbal Ahmed as New Managing Director
Beximco Pharmaceuticals has announced the appointment of Iqbal Ahmed, a current director, as the new managing director for a five-year term.
hmed, who has been serving on the board since 1985, will assume the role pending approval from shareholders at the upcoming annual general meeting. The move follows the resignation of the company’s former managing director, Nazmul Hasan, who stepped down from the position after assuming a ministerial role in the government.
6 More Companies to Enter ‘Z’ Categories Starting Tomorrow
Starting tomorrow, Monday (March 4), shares of six companies will be transferred to the ‘Z’ category on the Dhaka Stock Exchange, as directed by the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC).
The decision stems from various factors, including the failure to host the annual general meeting, production shutdown for over six months, and many other reasons.
However DSE mentioned two companies from the textile sector, two from the pharmaceutical and chemical sector, one from the financial sector, and one from the insurance sector. The affected companies are Prime Textile, Prime Finance, New Line Clothings, Far East Islamic Life Insurance, AFC Agro Biotech, and Active Fine Chemicals Limited. The ‘Z’ category is typically assigned for companies facing financial troubles or regulatory issues, signaling caution for investors.
Grameenphone’s Stock Plunge 8.72% after Lifting Floor
The stock of Grameenphone (GP) experienced a significant decline of 8.72% immediately after the removal of the floor price restriction.
According to the directive of the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC), the floor price restriction on shares of Grameenphone Limited is set to be lifted from today, March 3rd.
Yesterday, GP shares were traded at Tk286.60 each. However, Today, experiencing a drop of Tk25.00 from the opening price at the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE). The session witnessed the exchange of a total of 7 lakh 43 thousand 710 shares, amounting to Tk19 crore 46 lakh.
This downturn in GP stocks had a notable impact, resulting in a decline in the key index DSEX, settling at 6,215 by the end of the day trading. The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) had earlier issued a directive to withdraw the floor price restriction on Grameenphone stocks on 3 March. The floor price is the lowest set by the securities regulator, determining the minimum price at which a stock can be traded. In January, the BSEC lifted the floor price for most stocks, 18 months after its introduction.
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