jamuna share market news: Both Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges maintained upward trend on Wednesday.
Among the rising major sectors were financial institutions, pharmaceutical and chemical, banks and engineering. Some textile and insurance sectors declined marginally.
The border DSEX index of Dhaka Stock Exchange closed the day with 27.49 points up at 5,649.98. The Shariah DSES and the blue-chip DS30 also followed the same trend with 1.72 points up at 1309.13 and 9.26 points up at 2040.99.
The day's trade value at DSE increased to Taka 1,302.11 crore from
Tuesday's Taka 1,127.56 crore and the daily trade also rose to 36.98 crore shares from 31.17 crore shares of the previous session.
At DSE, out of the day's 330 securities, prices of 114 securities closed higher against 175 losing issues.
The major gaining issues were Islamic Finance, Salvo Chemical, City Bank, SIBL and BD Thai. The major losing issues were Al-Haj Textile, Prime Finance, Republic Insurance, Matin Spinning and Central Insurance.
Lanka Bangla Finance topped the turnover list followed by City Bank, Shepherd, Keya Cosmetic and BD Thai.
The Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) closed the day of the week with upward trend with its major CASPI 83.22 points up at 17,489.43.
At CSE, issues traded 257 while 104 closed higher against 121 closed lower when 2.66 crore shares worth Taka 84.34 crore changed hands.