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Stocks slip back into the red

FE Online Report May 22, 2018 15:06:25

Stocks returned to the red territory Tuesday, after a single-session break, as investors mostly refrained from injecting fresh funds into the market. Analysts said the ongoing pessimism coupled with...

SE Asian stocks nearly flat in subdued trading

-- May 22, 2018 11:58:15

Most Southeast Asian stock markets were subdued on Tuesday, hurt by a strong dollar that crimped demand for emerging market assets, while Indonesia held firm, gaining over 1.0 per cent. The dollar...

Asian shares stumble as dollar strengthens

-- May 22, 2018 11:44:33

Asian shares skidded on Tuesday as a strong dollar sapped demand for emerging market assets while surging oil prices stoked concerns about a flare-up in inflation and faster US interest rate increases...

Stocks witness negative trend at opening

FE Online Report May 22, 2018 11:35:53

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed negative trend in early hour of trading on Tuesday as investors remained followed cautious stance. Following the pre...

Berger Paints recommends 300pc dividend

FE Online Report May 22, 2018 10:53:02

The board of directors of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited has recommended 200 per cent cash and 100 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on March 31, 2018, said an official disclosure on Tuesda...

Share price of Queen South Textile, Legacy Footwear soaring sans PSI

FE Report May 22, 2018 10:41:25

The share prices of two companies -- Queen South Textile and Legacy Footwear -- are soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI). Within four trading sessions, the share price of Queen South...

Subscription hits 9-time high, lottery on May 30

FE Report May 22, 2018 10:36:30

Bashundhara Paper Mills, a concern of Bashundhara Group, will hold IPO lottery on May 30 to allocate shares among the successful general applicants. The company's initial public offering (IPO) hit...

Stocks break 13-day losing streak

FE Online Report May 21, 2018 15:28:21

Stocks bounced back Monday, snapping the 13-session losing spell, as some optimistic investors took position on sector-wise stocks, taking the advantage of lucrative prices level. Dealers said the ma...

Stocks bounce back at midday

FE Online Report May 21, 2018 12:33:51

Stocks turned around at midday on Monday as optimistic investors are taking position on sector-wise stocks, taking the advantage of low prices of available lucrative stocks. Following the previous 13...

Queen South Textile’s share price soaring sans PSI

FE Online Report May 21, 2018 12:21:41

Share price of Queen South Textile Ltd is soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI) as the company’s price surged further by 2.78 per cent Sunday. Within four trading sessions, the...

Asian shares climb as trade tensions ease

-- May 21, 2018 11:57:44

Asian shares rose on Monday as investors cheered the outcome of negotiations between the United States and China that put a trade war on hold, clearing uncertainty. Japan's Nikkei 225 climbed 0.5 per...

Stocks meander at opening

FE Online Report May 21, 2018 11:38:09

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) witnessed volatility in early hour of trading on Monday as investors are active both sides of trading fence. Following the previ...

GRI signs deal with DSE to help improve cos' reporting standard

FE Report May 21, 2018 11:29:35

GRI (Global Reporting Initiative), Netherlands, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) to provide training to local stakeholders so that listed companies foll...

Eastern Cables now in 'Z' category

FE Report May 21, 2018 11:22:35

Eastern Cables Limited has been placed to 'Z' category from existing 'A' category with effect from today (Monday) as the company failed to hold annual general meeting (AGM) in scheduled time. Dhaka...

Bay Leasing approves 15pc div

FE Report May 21, 2018 11:06:01

Bay Leasing & Investment Limited has approved 10 per cent cash and 5 per cent stock dividend for the year ended December 31, 2017, according to a statement. The announcement came at the company's...

Ten top-traded cos clinch 28pc turnover

FE Report May 21, 2018 10:32:32

Ten top-traded companies captured more than 28 per cent transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) Sunday while the newly-listed Intraco Refuelling Station topping the list for the second straig...

Global stocks rise on suspended Sino-US trade war

-- May 21, 2018 10:14:00

Stocks rose on Monday as US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin declared the US trade war with China “on hold” following an agreement to drop their tariff threats that had roiled global mark...

DSEX dips below 5,400 after one yr

FE Report May 21, 2018 00:45:58

Stocks plummeted Sunday, extending the losing streak for the 13 straight sessions, much to the chagrin of investors. The core index of the major bourse dipped below 5400-mark after a year on the da...

DSEX falls below 5,400-mark as market keeps losing

FE Online Report May 20, 2018 15:33:07

Stocks extended the losing streak for 13 straight sessions on Sunday, with the core index of the major bourse falling below 5400-mark again, as investors mostly refrained from injecting fresh funds in...

Bourses witness downturn at opening

FE Online Report May 20, 2018 11:44:44

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading on Sunday as most of the investors remained cautious amid poor earnings disclosures. Following the p...

Govt set to earn over Tk 1.0b in capital gains tax

Mohammad Mufazzal May 20, 2018 10:03:45

The government would get around Tk 1.1 billion in taxes at source from the revenue earned by the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) through the sale of its shares to the Chinese consortium, now a strategic pa...

Global stocks steady amid political uncertainty

-- May 19, 2018 11:12:40

World stocks steadied Friday as the political uncertainty in Italy weighed on the country’s stocks and bonds as well as the euro, while Wall Street wobbled amid tepid corporate earnings and tr...

US stocks edge lower on trade tensions

-- May 19, 2018 10:45:31

US stocks were mostly lower on Friday, benchmark S&P 500 stock index dipped on persistent trade concerns, while US 10-year Treasury yields declined from a near seven-year peak. The Dow Jones In...

Square Pharma attains 20pc growth in 5 yrs

FE Report May 19, 2018 10:21:26

Square Pharmaceuticals has attained an average growth rate of 20 per cent in the past five years, beating the national average growth rate, riding on the expanded domestic market as well as new export...

Weekly analysis: Stocks nosedive as selling frenzy continues

Babul Barman May 19, 2018 09:50:00

Stocks extended the loss for fourth straight week as worried investors continued heavy sell-offs amid lack of confidence. Core index of the Dhaka bourse hit one-year low, much to the chagrin of gen...

Bashundhara Paper’s IPO lottery on May 30

FE Online Report May 18, 2018 19:35:45

The initial public offering (IPO) lottery of Bashundhara Paper Mills Limited will be held on May 30 to allocate ordinary shares among the successful applicants. The lottery programme will be held at...

SE Asian stocks edge lower in cautious trade

-- May 18, 2018 12:28:47

Most Southeast Asian stock markets slipped on Friday as investors kept a watchful eye on Sino-US trade negotiations. US stocks ended slightly lower on Thursday as investors grappled with US-China tra...

High rate of return on savings tools hobbles bond market: Experts

FE Report May 18, 2018 11:53:04

The yield rates on government savings instruments should be rationalised to help develop long-term securities markets in Bangladesh, experts said Thursday. They also recommended developing pension...

Chinese consortium has priorities set for DSE

Mir Mostafizur Rahaman May 18, 2018 11:47:02

Lack of confidence and liquidity shortage are the main problems of the capital market in Bangladesh, and the first priorities of the consortium of Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges would be to dev...

Net foreign investment in stocks trebles in March

FE Report May 18, 2018 11:41:04

The net foreign investment in the country's capital market more than trebled year-on-year in March 2018 as overseas investors were tempted by the slump in the stock market, according to a quarterly...