Market ended flat settling DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange, at 4,420.43 increasing by 7.91 points or 0.18%. The two other indices also closed green. The DS30 index, comprising of blue chips, gained 1.92 points or 0.11% to finish at 1741.57. The DSE Shariah Index (DSES) gained 0.63 points or 0.06% to end at 1,085.06.
Day’s total turnover amounted to BDT 3.23 billion, which was 31.43% lower than the previous session’s BDT 4.71 billion. Investors remained active to Fuel & Power, Pharma, and Textile – the sectors those accounted for 19.9%, 14.4%, and 13.7% respectively of the day’s total turnover.
ACMELAB dominated the day’s turnover chart with shares of BDT 306.62 million changing hands followed by FARCHEM, LAFSURCEML, SPCL, and BSRMLTD. PTL was the day’s best performer, posting a rise of 9.88%, while RNSPIN was the day’s worst loser, plunging by 6.97%.