Daily Market Commentary

Daily Capital Market Review of Bangladesh, as on 17 April, 2017

 

Market ended flat amidst stable turnover

 

Country’s prime bourse—DSE, inched up marginally amidstinvestors’ stable participation. The benchmark index DSEX closed at 5,596 level(+0.05%) while DSES and DS30 was 1,287 and 2,066 respectively. Among the majorsectors, based on market cap, bank, pharmaceuticals and fuel & powerreported gain whereas telecommunication and NBFI posted loss. Market turnoverwas BDT 7,608 million which was 5.1% higher than that of yesterday. Among thesecurities, 123 advanced, 163 declined and 39 remained unchanged.

 

NBFI, Bank and Textile sectordominated the turnover board with 15.1%, 15.0% and 14.8% of total turnoverrespectively. LANKABAFIN (BDT 584.5 million) was most traded stock followed bySPCL (BDT 334.6 million) and RSRMSTEEL (BDT 295.0 million).