The stock index dropped low on the opening day of the week at both Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE).
According to the data provided on DSE website on 1:40 pm, the DSEX index hit 4,959 point, falling 8 point. The DSE-30 index was at 846 point, falling 8 point and the DSE index reached 179 point, falling 2 point; on Sunday.
Among the companies which saw transaction, share prices of 130 saw a rise in price, 128 experienced fall while 40 companies remained unchanged.
Today, shares and mutual fund units worth BDT 169 crore and 41 lakh was exchanged at DSE. On Thursday the amount was 294 crore and 29 lakh.
According to the data provided on Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) website on 1:06pm, the CSEX index was at 9,211 point, dropping a 12 point. The CSE-30 index reached 12,302, rising 12 point and the CSPI index dropped to 15,222 point, falling 32 point.
Among the 206 companies which saw transaction share prices of 88 increased, 88 fall in price and price of 30 remained unchanged.