Dhaka stocks open higher, led by textile and financial stocks
BI Report || BusinessInsider
The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) started trading on a positive note on Tuesday, led by gains in textile and financial institutions stocks.
In the first 48 minutes into the trade, the benchmark index of DSE, DSEX has increased over 25 points or 0.41 percent to 6,201. Share prices of most of the textile and financial institutions gained.
Among other indices, the shariah-based DSES was up by 4.36 points or 0.32 percent and the blue-chip DS-30 rose by 4.46 points or 0.20 percent.
Over Tk 220 crore worth of shares transacted so far in DSE, where IPDC Finance, GP, Makson Spinning, Malek Spinning and Intraco were the top five traded stocks.
Earlier, on Sunday, DSEX increased by 26 points or 0.43 percent to settle the day at 6,175.
The amount of money traded in DSE that day was Tk 644.45 crore, up by Tk 60.60 crore from the previous day.