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DSEX exceeds 5,500-mark on buying spree

FE Online Report June 24, 2018 15:44:05

Stocks extended the winning streak for the fourth session on Sunday with the key index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) crossing the 5,500-mark. DSEX, prime index of the DSE, went up by 80.24 points, or...

Jamuna Bank approves 22pc stock dividend

FE Online Desk June 24, 2018 14:57:08

Jamuna Bank Limited has arranged its 17th Annual General Meeting (AMG) at the ABACUS Convention Center located at Eskaton area in the capital. The Shareholders attending the AGM approved 22 per cent...

Meghna Bank holds AGM, declares 6pc stock dividend

FE Online Desk June 24, 2018 13:21:52

Meghna Bank Limited has recently organised its 5th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Le Meridien Dhaka. The board of the directors in the meeting declared 6 per cent stock dividend for the year end...

Stocks open higher on rate cut decision

FE Online Report June 24, 2018 11:51:39

The prices of most of the stocks witnessed steep rise in early hour of trading on Sunday as investors are showing their buying appetite on sector-wise stocks. Brokers said investors continued their b...

Bashundhara Paper gets listing approval

FE Report June 24, 2018 10:14:11

Bashundhara Paper Mills has received listing approval from the Dhaka bourse to make its share trading debut. A DSE official said the board of directors of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) gave listing...

Far East Knitting sees steady growth in last five years

Mohammad Mufazzal June 24, 2018 10:07:20

Far East Knitting & Dyeing Industries (FEKDI) exhibited a steady growth in sales revenue and net profit during last five financial years (FY) from 2012-13 to 2016-17. The company's earnings per s...

Global stocks rise, oil prices jump

-- June 23, 2018 13:47:17

World stocks rose on Friday amid the global trade tensions, oil prices surged after OPEC decided on a modest production increase. US Treasury yields edged higher, trading in narrow ranges as risk app...

News on interest rate cut breathes life into stocks

Babul Barman June 23, 2018 13:10:09

Stocks edged higher last week on active participation of both institutional and general investors. Analysts said investors were putting fresh funds in stocks pinning their hopes on the news that the...

United Power now fourth largest market cap co

FE Report June 23, 2018 13:02:50

The United Power Generation & Distribution Company Limited witnessed a steady growth in its net profit and emerged the fourth largest market cap listed company. The power generation company's tot...

Dow snaps losing streak on energy lift

-- June 23, 2018 11:32:52

The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed on Friday, as the Dow put to rest an eight-day losing streak with a boost from energy stocks, but losses in the technology space kept the Nasda...

European shares rise; set for worst week in three months

-- June 22, 2018 15:00:45

European shares rose slightly on Friday morning but the markets are set for worst week in three months as the realities of rising global protectionism sank in, particularly for the autos sector. Fre...

Asian stocks fall on trade tensions

-- June 22, 2018 14:49:45

Asian shares slipped on Friday following Wall Street losses overnight as investors were still wary over trade disputes between China and the US as well as between the US and Europe. Japan's Nikkei 22...

BSEC forms body to probe 'unusual' price hike of stocks

FE Report June 22, 2018 11:58:15

The securities regulator has formed an one-member enquiry committee to probe into the 'unusual' and 'suspicious' transactions conducted by Commerce Bank Securities and Investment Limited. The committ...

Delta Life approves 25pc cash div

-- June 22, 2018 11:51:19

The 32nd annual general meeting (AGM) of Delta Life Insurance Company Limited on Thursday approved 25 per cent cash dividend for each share of Tk 10 each for the year 2017. Chairman of the board of...

Zaheen Spinning's rights subscription to begin July 29

FE Report June 22, 2018 11:40:28

The subscription to rights shares of Zaheen Spinning Limited will open on July 29 and will continue till August 26. The company will raise a capital worth Tk 985.52 million issuing 98.55 million ri...

Asian shares hit 6-month lows as tariffs take economic toll

-- June 22, 2018 10:35:33

Asian shares slid to their lowest in six months on Friday, on signs US trade battles with China and many other countries are starting to chip away at corporate profits, while oil prices were choppy ah...

DSE turnover hits seven-month high

FE Online Report June 21, 2018 15:58:50

Turnover value on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) hit a fresh seven months high Thursday, powered by investors’ buying spree mostly on large-cap stocks. Daily turnover value soared to Tk 8.58...

Nikkei edges up, tech shares rally

-- June 21, 2018 14:26:05

Japanese shares edged up on Thursday as concerns over China-US trade issues that hit markets early this week appeared to recede, while technology stocks rallied on the back of Nasdaq’s strong pe...

Bata approves 335pc cash dividend

FE Online Desk June 21, 2018 14:19:37

Bata Shoe Company (Bangladesh) Limited has organised its 46th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at its Tongi Factory Premises in Gazipur. The board also approved the final dividend of 105 per cent and i...

FAS Finance approves 10pc stock dividend

FE Online Desk June 21, 2018 12:39:24

FAS Finance & Investment Limited has recently organised its 21st Annual General Meeting (AGM) at RAOWA Convention Hall, located in Mohakhali area of the capital. The board of directors in the mee...

Stocks wobble at opening

FE Online Report June 21, 2018 11:56:10

The prices of most of the stocks witnessed sharp rise in early hour of trading Thursday as investors are showing buying appetite on sector-wise stocks. Brokers said the investors showing their buyi...

Asian shares lower after Fed rate hike

-- June 21, 2018 11:24:57

Asian stocks slipped on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate and said it would pick up the pace of future increases. South Korea's market benchmark tumbled 1.6 per ce...

Monno Stafflers to increase authorised capital

FE Report June 21, 2018 10:54:49

The board of directors of Monno Jute Stafflers Limited has decided to increase the company's authorised capital to Tk 1.0 billion from existing Tk 10 million. In this regard, the company will amend...

Stocks extend winning streak for second day

FE Online Report June 20, 2018 15:21:23

Stocks ended higher on Wednesday amid rising turnover value as optimistic investors showed their buying appetite on sector-wise stocks. DSEX, prime index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), settled at 5,3...

Bourses open optimistic

FE Online Report June 20, 2018 12:38:18

Dhaka and Chittagong bourses witnessed an upward trend in the early hour of trading on Wednesday as investors are showing buying appetite on sector-wise stocks. Following the previous day’s mar...

36 cos to hold AGMs this month

FE Report June 20, 2018 11:25:15

Some 36 listed companies, including 12 banks, will hold annual general meetings (AGMs) during the period from June 20 to June 30. Recommended dividends and audited financial statements of these compa...

China stocks extend slump on trade war fears

-- June 20, 2018 11:18:27

China’s stock markets slumped on Wednesday, extending a rout from the previous day as the prospect of a full-blown Sino-US trade war put a dampener on the rest of Asian equities, even as they ma...

Asia Insurance disburses dividend

-- June 20, 2018 10:33:56

Asia Insurance Limited will distribute the cash dividend warrants to the shareholders between 10:30 am to 5:00 pm from July 03 to July 05 for the year 2017 from the share department of the company's h...

Stocks volatile in early trading

FE Online Report June 19, 2018 13:32:09

Dhaka and Chittagong bourses witnessed volatile trading in early hour of trading Tuesday as investors are active on both sides of the trading fence. The presence of the investors is also thin on the...

Asia stocks slide after fresh Trump tariff threat

-- June 19, 2018 11:33:00

A sell-off in Chinese stocks drove Asian equities to a four-month low on Tuesday as US President Donald Trump threatened new tariffs on Chinese goods in an escalating tit-for-tat trade war between the...