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Stocks succumb to selling pressure

FE Online Report November 14, 2018 15:37:56

Stocks slipped into the red territory on Wednesday, after a single-day break, as cautious investors went on late hours selling on sector specific issues. Market insiders said most of investors are...

Low-cap cos' share prices continue to soar on bourses

FE Report November 14, 2018 12:49:19

Listed companies with low market capitalisation dominated the gainers' chart of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Tuesday though they had no price sensitive information (PSI). The premier bourse se...

Ambee Pharma to pay 30pc cash dividend

FE Report November 14, 2018 12:46:25

The board of directors of Ambee Pharmaceuticals has recommended 30 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018. The final approval of dividend will come during the annual general mee...

Stocks rebound riding on power issues

FE Report November 14, 2018 12:45:25

Stocks rebounded on Tuesday, after a single-day break, as some investors showed their buying appetite on sector specific issues. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange, settled at 5,258,...

Asian shares fall after Wall St lower

-- November 14, 2018 12:38:42

Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 inched down 0.1 p...

Nikkei edges down in choppy trading

-- November 14, 2018 12:37:37

Japan’s Nikkei edged lower in choppy trade on Wednesday morning as investors sold resource stocks after oil prices plunged. Electronic components makers offset some of the resources losses, ri...

United Power to acquire 99pc stake of United Energy

FE Online Report November 14, 2018 12:34:00

The board of directors of United Power Generation & Distribution Company Limited has decided to acquire 99 per cent stake of United Energy, a sister concern of the United Group. United Power will...

Stocks drive gains on buying spree

FE Online Report November 14, 2018 12:32:59

The prices of most of the shares on the bourses saw upward trend in early hour of trading Wednesday as some investors are active on sector-wise issues. Following the previous day’s slight gai...

Three state-run cos recommend dividends

FE Online Report November 11, 2018 12:20:37

The board of directors of three state-run companies have recommended dividends for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to separate official disclosures on Sunday. The companies are: Padma Oil...

DSE lifts trading suspension on Khulna Power

FE Online Report November 11, 2018 11:58:52

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) has withdrawn the suspension of trading of Khulna Power Company Ltd (KPCL) on Sunday, with immediate effect. The board of directors of the DSE took the decision at a me...

Stocks mostly higher despite low trading activities

FE Online Report November 11, 2018 11:28:27

The prices of most of the shares on both the bourses witnessed an upward trend in early hour of trading Sunday as some investors were seen active on sector-wise issues. Following the previous week&rs...

Jute sector sees highest rise in market price

FE Report November 11, 2018 11:01:44

The jute sector has witnessed the highest rise in market price during the last week on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE). Some major sectors such as bank, financial institution, fuel & power and tel...

Global stocks lower after China data

-- November 10, 2018 11:34:10

Global stocks were on pace for their biggest drop in two weeks while oil prices weakened again on Friday and soft Chinese data hit demand for risky assets. US stocks were broadly lower, with energy s...

US stocks fall; oil plunge continues

-- November 10, 2018 11:00:52

Wall Street fell Friday as a combination of weak economic data from China and disappointing earnings hurt technology and internet companies. Crude oil prices fell for the 10th day in a row. US crude...

Stocks end week flat amid choppy trading

FE Report November 10, 2018 10:46:00

Stocks finished flat last week, after remaining down in the past three weeks, as investors mostly followed cautious stance ahead of national elections. Market insiders said most of the investors adop...

12 more cos recommend dividend up to 140pc

FE Report November 10, 2018 10:41:28

Twelve more listed companies and two mutual funds have recommended dividend last week for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to separate official disclosures. The companies are: Meghna Petr...

Nikkei retreats from multi-week high

-- November 09, 2018 11:46:59

Japan’s Nikkei came off a multi-week high on Friday, tracking broader losses in global equities markets, and as worries about further Sino-US trade tensions weighed on some China-focused shares....

Asia stocks pull back from one-month high

-- November 09, 2018 11:08:06

Asian stocks pulled back from a one-month high on Friday as the Federal Reserve appeared poised to deliver another interest rate hike next month, paring gains made earlier this week after US midterm e...

CSE board embraces new director

FE Report November 09, 2018 11:07:34

Shareholders of Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) approved on Thursday 5.0 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30 last. The shareholders also approved the audited financial statement, amo...

ADN Telecom's cut-off price fixed at Tk 30

FE Report November 09, 2018 11:06:11

The cut-off price of ADN Telecom's shares has been fixed at Tk 30 each, as discovered by institutional investors through electronic bidding under the book-building method. ADN Telecom, the IT and t...

European shares hit one-month high as banks, Sodexo shine

-- November 08, 2018 15:34:12

European shares rallied to one-month highs on Thursday, extending gains following the US midterm elections, as strong results from SocGen and Commerzbank and France’s Sodexo soothed concerns abo...

Stocks post marginal gain for second day

FE Online Report November 08, 2018 15:19:59

Stocks posted the marginal gain for second day in a row on Thursday as some investors continued their buying appetite on sector-wise stocks. Market insiders said lucrative price levels coupled with p...

Nikkei rises to 2-1/2-week high

-- November 08, 2018 13:56:54

Japan’s Nikkei surged on Thursday, tracking a rally in Wall Street after US midterm elections produced no major surprises. The Nikkei share average rose 1.8 per cent to 22,481.58 points by mi...

Asian stocks jumps after US midterm polls

-- November 08, 2018 13:51:23

Asian markets rose on Thursday after the US midterm elections went as expected, soothing fears of a sudden shift on trade and economic policies. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 rallied 1.9 per cen...

Meghna Petroleum recommends 140pc div

FE Online Report November 08, 2018 11:33:45

The board of directors of Meghna Petroleum has recommended 140 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018. The final approval of dividend will come during the annual general meeting (...

DSE, CSE post marginal gain at opening

FE Online Report November 08, 2018 11:27:01

The prices of most of the shares on the bourses witnessed upward trend in early hour of trading Thursday as some investors are active on sector-wise issues. Following the previous day’s upward...

Low-cap cos dominate turnover list

FE Report November 08, 2018 11:07:15

The low-cap companies dominated the Dhaka Stock Exchange's turnover chart on Wednesday while the SK Trims Industries topped the list. Brokers said investors showed their buying appetite on SK Trims...

European shares rise after US midterm polls

-- November 07, 2018 16:04:26

European shares bounced on Wednesday after US midterm elections delivered no big surprise, while a string of solid earnings updates and a rally in Spanish banks on a favourable tax ruling also provi...

Stocks rebound after five days of losses

FE Online Report November 07, 2018 15:21:08

Stocks rebounded on Wednesday, snapping a five-day losing streak, supported by Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB). The state-run Investment Corporation of Bangladesh resumed much-talked inves...

DSE suspends trading of Khulna Power

FE Online Report November 07, 2018 13:31:57

The board of directors of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) suspended the trading of Khulna Power Company Ltd (KPCL) with effect from today (Wednesday) for indefinite period. The DSE board, in its meeting h...