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South Korean stocks subdue

-- January 24, 2018 13:09:43

South Korean stocks rose on Wednesday, while the Korean won unbudged on the local platform and the bond yields climbed. At 06:30 GMT, the KOSPI was up 1.40 points or 0.06 per cent at 2,538.00, rep...

Nikkei slips on strong yen

-- January 24, 2018 13:01:38

Japanese stocks slipped on Wednesday as concerns over gains in the yen saw exporters lose further ground in afternoon trade and offset strength in real estate firms. The Nikkei ended 0.8 per cent low...

Asian shares nearly flat

-- January 24, 2018 12:31:14

Asian share markets performed mixed trend on Wednesday, as Japan’s benchmark took a rest from a spate of recent jumps. Worries over a resurgence of trade tensions overshadowed regional markets....

Bourses see positive trend at opening

FE Online Report January 24, 2018 11:39:34

The prices of most of the shares witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading Wednesday as investors are active on selective large-cap shares ahead of monetary policy announcement. Following the...

Jute Spinners price jumps 56pc

FE Report January 24, 2018 11:10:12

The share price of 'Z' category company Jute Spinners soared 56 per cent in sixteen sessions though the company is not in operation since June, 2016. On Tuesday, the company also secured third positi...

Esquire Knit gets IPO approval

FE Report January 24, 2018 11:00:29

The securities regulator has allowed Esquire Knit Composite to determine cut-off price through electronic bidding as part of going public under book building method. The regulatory approval came at a...

Square, Beximco Pharma, GP dominate turnover chart

FE Report January 24, 2018 10:28:44

Top 10 traded companies accounted for more than 40 per cent transactions of the premier bourse Tuesday while Square Pharmaceuticals, Beximco Pharma and Grameenphone dominated the list. Dealers said t...

Asia shares take a breather

Reuters January 24, 2018 10:19:13

Asian share markets took a time out on Wednesday as investors were left breathless at the breakneck pace of recent gains, while a fresh burst of speculative selling took the US dollar to three-year lo...

H R Textile Mills approves 10pc cash dividend

-- January 24, 2018 10:18:37

The 33rd Annual General Meeting of H R Textile Mills Limited was held at Spectra Convention Centre Limited in the city on Monday, said a press release. The company declared 10 per cent cash dividend...

BTMA accords reception to Mirza Salman Ispahani

FE Report January 24, 2018 01:03:02

Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA) accorded a reception to Mirza Salman Ispahani, Chairman of M M Ispahani Limited and also managing director & chairman of Pahartali Textile and Hosiery M...

Bourses keep gaining, riding on GP

FE Online Report January 23, 2018 15:32:13

Stocks witnessed yet another positive session Tuesday amid increased trading activities as optimistic investors showed their buying spree on largest market cap Grameephone’s shares. Traders s...

Nikkei hits fresh 26-year high

-- January 23, 2018 13:15:32

Japanese share on Tuesday ended at its highest in more than 26 years, with real estate and precision machinery stocks leading the gains. The Nikkei finished up 1.3 per cent at 24,124.15. Earlier in...

Asian share market post strong gains

-- January 23, 2018 13:05:38

Asian share markets posted strong gains on Tuesday, as an upbeat forecast for global economic growth and the end of the US government shutdown helped lift sentiment. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei...

Many listed cos see rise in foreign ownership

FE Report January 23, 2018 12:53:19

Many listed companies posted rise in foreign ownership at the end of 2017. Following increased participation by foreign shareholders, foreign stakes in some companies rose up to 41.28 per cent by D...

Low-cap cos dominate DSE gainer chart

FE Report January 23, 2018 12:51:40

Listed companies with low capitalisation dominated the gainer's chart of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) Monday though they had no price sensitive information (PSI) or any expansion plan. The premie...

Marico declares 250pc dividend

FE Online Report January 23, 2018 12:03:07

The board of directors of the Marico Bangladesh Limited has declared 250 per cent second interim cash dividend based on 9 months financials for the period ended on December 31, 2017. The record dat...

Bourses open on positive note

FE Online Report January 23, 2018 11:48:26

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading Tuesday as optimistic investors are taking position on sector-wise large-cap stocks ahead of monetary...

CSE Investment Fair kicks off Feb 1

Our Correspondent January 23, 2018 11:21:53

Chittagong Stock Exchange is organising its sixth Capital Market and Investment Fair at the city's GEC Convention Centre. The three-day CSE Fair will start on February 1 and be concluded on February 3...

Bourses extend gaining spell

FE Online Report January 22, 2018 15:45:02

Stocks extended the winning streak for the third running session on Monday as optimistic investors showed their buying appetite on sector-wise large-cap issues. Brokers said the market ended higher a...

Nikkei slips after US govt shutdown

-- January 22, 2018 12:16:11

Japanese shares inched lower on Monday as the US government shutdown hurt risk appetite globally. The US Senate set a vote for 12 pm on Monday for advancing a measure that would provide temporary gov...

Asian shares mixed after US govt shutdown

-- January 22, 2018 12:07:13

Asian share markets were mixed on Monday after global investors shrugged off the latest US government shutdown. The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.2 per cent to 3,495.40 while Tokyo’s Nikkei 2...

Imam Button’s share price rising sans PSI

FE Online Report January 22, 2018 12:00:01

Share price of Imam Button Industries Limited is soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI) as the company’s price surged 13.67 per cent within four trading days. In the last one m...

Stocks open mostly higher at opening

FE Online Report January 22, 2018 11:37:25

Stocks witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading on Monday amid slow trend as many investors remained followed cautious stance ahead of monetary policy announcement. Following the previous da...

Five cos see mixed performance

FE Report January 22, 2018 11:21:40

Five listed companies have displayed mixed performance in October-December, 2017 compared to same period of the previous year. The companies are Alltex Industries, Eastern Housing, CVO Petrochemica...

Global stocks, dollar sag after US govt shutdown

-- January 22, 2018 10:51:54

US stock futures, Asian equities and the dollar pulled back slightly on Monday after the US government was forced to shut down amid a dispute between President Donald Trump and Democrats over immigrat...

Square Pharma stays atop for third day

FE Report January 22, 2018 10:38:50

The Square Pharmaceuticals dominated the premier bourse's transaction chart for the third consecutive session on Sunday as the top 10 traded companies accounted for 36 per cent of the turnover. Bro...

Beximco Synthetics' share price soaring sans PSI

FE Report January 22, 2018 10:36:28

Share price of Beximco Synthetics is soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI) as the company's price surged further by 7.69 per cent Sunday. In the last one month, the Z-category issue j...

Stocks extend gaining streak amid low turnover

-- January 21, 2018 15:58:45

Stocks ended marginally higher for the two consecutive sessions on Sunday with low participation of investors as many investors remained followed cautious stance ahead of monetary policy announcement....

Bourses open higher

FE Online Report January 21, 2018 12:36:16

Stocks witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading Sunday amid slow trend as many investors followed cautious stance ahead of monetary policy announcement. Following the previous week’s...

NSE expresses interest to be strategic partner of DSE

Mohammad Mufazzal January 21, 2018 10:58:28

National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) has expressed its interest to be strategic partner of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), according to officials of the securities regulator. A NSE delegation expre...