The Dhaka bourse opened the Sunday’s session on a negative note and continued the trend for around two hours.
The day’s falling trend was triggered by price corrections witnessed by the major sectors on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE).
DSEX, the broad index of the country's prime bourse stood at 5347.96 points with a loss of 0.61 per cent or 32.83 points at 12.18pm.
The shriah based index DSES and DS30 comprising blue chip securities also declined marginally.
Of the issues traded till then, 105 advanced, 207 declined, and 37 remained unchanged.
Turnover, the important indicator of the market, stood at above Tk 1.87 billion when the report was filed at 12.18pm.
Asian Tiger Sandhani Life Growth Fund was on the top of the DSE turnover chart followed by JMI Syringes & Medical Devices, Eastern Cables, Runner Automobiles, and Paramount Textile.