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Stocks rebound from three-month low

FE Online Report March 25, 2019 15:35:54

Stocks rebounded on Monday after the benchmark indexe fell to three-month lows on Sunday as some optimistic investors showed their buying appetite on sector-wise stocks. Analysts said the market back...

Indian shares slip; financials top drag

-- March 25, 2019 12:35:31

Indian shares slipped on Monday tracking Asian peers, with banking stocks taking the brunt, as fears of recession in the United States intensified. Concerns about the health of the world economy heig...

Asian shares fall; Nikkei tumbles

-- March 25, 2019 12:26:44

Asian shares fell on Monday after Wall Street ended last week with a broad retreat, while Thailand’s market saw a moderate loss following the general election. Japan’s Nikkei 225 stock in...

DSEX gets 22 points in early trading; stocks rise

FE Online Report March 25, 2019 11:34:12

The prices of most of the shares on bourses witnessed upward trend in early trading on Monday as investors are showing their buying appetite on sector-wise shares. Following the previous three days&r...

New Line Clothings to allocate 30m IPO shares

FE Report March 25, 2019 11:01:56

The New Line Clothings will allocate 30 million ordinary shares among the successful applicants as the company's initial public offering (IPO) lottery draw was held on Sunday. The lottery draw was he...

Top ten-traded cos grab 35pc of DSE transaction

FE Report March 25, 2019 10:50:07

Brac Bank dominated the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) turnover chart on Sunday while most ten-traded companies captured 35 per cent transactions. Market analysts said investors were mostly on selling bi...

DSE weighs resuming share-netting system

Jasim Uddin Haroon March 25, 2019 09:20:04

Bourses are contemplating resuming share-netting facility after 17 years as they believe this trading system will help reverse the slumping turnover. Netting is used in share trading, where an invest...

DSEX tumbles to three-month low

FE Online Report March 24, 2019 16:32:20

The prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) tumbled to three months low level on Sunday as worried investors continued their selling binge on financial stocks. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE,...

Bourses witness downtrend in early trading

FE Online Report March 24, 2019 11:43:19

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed a downward trend in early trading Sunday as investors were selling shares amid lower than expected corporate declaration by companies. Follo...

FBCCI will be the bellwether for business reforms

FE Report March 24, 2019 11:28:43

Sheikh Fazle Fahim, the Panel Leader from 'Shommilito Bebshai Porishod', in the upcoming elections of Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) has vowed to make the country's...

Bank Asia recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report March 23, 2019 18:55:50

The Board of Directors of Bank Asia Ltd has recommended 5.0 per cent cash and 5.0 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018, said an official disclosure on Saturday. The final a...

GSP Finance to issue Tk 2.0b bond

FE Online Report March 23, 2019 18:48:01

The board of directors of GSP Finance Company (Bangladesh) Limited has decided to issue coupon bearing bond worth Tk 2.0 billion, said an official disclosure on Saturday. The company will issue the b...

Brac Bank recommends 15pc stock dividend

FE Online Report March 23, 2019 18:35:30

The board of directors of Brac Bank Ltd has recommended 15 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018, said an official disclosure on Saturday. The final approval of dividend wil...

World stocks fall amid slowdown fears

-- March 23, 2019 10:54:52

Markets in the UK and US have tumbled with analysts attributing the drop to growing fears of a global slowdown. The FTSE 100 saw its worst day of trading this year, closing 2% lower. In the US, the t...

US stocks tumble as weak factory data fuels slowdown worries

-- March 23, 2019 10:46:32

Wall Street’s main indexes tumbled about 2.0 per cent on Friday after a raft of weak manufacturing data from the US and Europe led to an inverted yield curve, stoking fears of an economic slowdo...

Weekly review: Stocks wilt amid subdued trading

Babul Barman March 23, 2019 10:30:01

Stocks ended lower last week, extending its fall for the eighth straight week as worried investors kept selling mostly financial shares. Market analysts said investor sentiment remained wary amid liq...

Ten most traded cos grab one-third of DSE turnover

FE Report March 23, 2019 10:26:46

The ten most actively traded stocks grabbed 33 per cent of the transactions on the prime bourse last week, with the British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company (BATBC) remaining on the top of the char...

Indian shares edge down on profit booking

-- March 22, 2019 14:39:14

Indian shares edged down on Friday as investors sold to benefit from recent gains, with losses in energy stocks outweighing gains in index heavyweights such as Larsen and Toubro. The broader NSE inde...

Asian stocks stumble on trade worries

-- March 22, 2019 11:40:21

Asian markets were mostly lower on Friday as caution set in ahead of US-China trade talks in Beijing next week. The Shanghai Composite index gave up 0.8 per cent to 3,077.56 and Hong Kong’s Han...

Singer tops DSE turnover chart

FE Report March 22, 2019 10:32:34

Ten most traded companies accounted for 32 per cent of the transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Thursday, with Singer Bangladesh making its way to the top of the turnover chart. Market a...

Islamic Finance declares 14.50pc div

FE Report March 22, 2019 10:29:59

The board of directors of Islamic Finance & Investment Ltd. has recommended 10 per cent cash and 4.5 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of dividen...

DSEX slumps below 5,600-mark

FE Online Report March 21, 2019 15:34:42

The prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) dipped below 5,600-mark after nearly three months as worried investors continued their selling binge. DSEX, the prime index of the DSE, went down by...

Asian shares rise on Fed dovishness; growth concerns linger

-- March 21, 2019 14:16:02

Shares in Asia rose on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve abandoned forecasts for any interest rate hikes this year, but concerns over US-China trade talks and slowing global growth continued to we...

Islamic Finance recommends 14.50pc div

FE Online Report March 21, 2019 12:16:09

The board of directors of Islamic Finance and Investment Limited has recommended 10 per cent cash and 4.50 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of divid...

Stocks fall at opening; DSEX slips record low

FE Online Report March 21, 2019 11:53:14

The prime index of the main bourse fell below 5,600-mark in early trading on Thursday as most of the investors are selling shares amid low confidence to the market. Following the previous day’s...

Top ten-traded cos snare 37pc turnover

FE Report March 21, 2019 10:26:56

Top most ten-traded firms grabbed 37 per cent transaction of the prime bourse while BATBC dominated the chart for the second straight session Wednesday. Market analysts said investors were active on...

Shurwid enters IT enabled service business

FE Report March 21, 2019 10:24:41

The board of directors of Shurwid Industries has approved a proposal that the company will do the business of Information Technology Enabled Service (ITES). An agreement was signed with the company a...

Stocks back to the red amid sluggish turnover

FE Online Report March 20, 2019 15:58:46

The benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) plummeted to nearly three months low on Wednesday as risk-averse investors went on selling binge on sector-specific issues. DSEX, the prime index...

Indian shares pause for cues

-- March 20, 2019 13:49:39

Indian were largely unchanged on Wednesday as investors looked for further cues before taking bets, with gains in IT and financials countering losses in consumer and energy scrips. The broader NSE in...

Asian shares trend lower

-- March 20, 2019 12:08:28

Asian share markets are mostly lower after a lackluster day of trading on Wall Street. Mixed signals on the progress of China-US trade talks also revived caution in Chinese markets. The Shanghai Comp...