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Stocks extend loss for third straight day

FE Online Report November 04, 2018 16:41:37

Stocks witnessed moderate correction on Sunday, extending the losing streak for the third straight session, amid poor earnings and dividend declarations. Market operators said lower than expected div...

Shepherd Industries to invest Tk 250m in Shepherd Textile

FE Online Report November 04, 2018 12:27:15

The board of directors of Shepherd Industries has decided to invest Tk 250 million in paid-up capital of Shepherd Textile, a non-listed company, subject to approval of the securities regulator. The b...

Five more listed cos recommend dividends

FE Online Report November 04, 2018 12:07:59

Five more listed companies have recommended dividends for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to separate official disclosures on Sunday. The companies are: Bangas, Fu-Wang Ceramic, Regent Tex...

Stocks post marginal gains in early trading

FE Online Report November 04, 2018 11:22:04

The stock market witnessed marginal gains in early hour of trading Sunday as some investors remained active on sector-wise stocks. Following the previous week’s marginal correction, both the Dh...

KDS Accessories posts 31pc revenue growth

Babul Barman November 04, 2018 10:03:34

KDS Accessories, a Chittagong-based leading garment accessories producer, maintained a steady sales and profit growth since listing on the bourses. The garment accessories maker posted a 31 per cent...

ADN Telecom's IPO bidding begins tomorrow

FE Report November 04, 2018 09:55:06

The bidding for discovering cut-off price for initial public offering (IPO) of ADN Telecom Ltd by eligible investors will begin tomorrow (Monday). The electronic bidding will continue until 5.00pm on...

Apple share plunges after soft holiday forecast

-- November 03, 2018 13:41:09

Shares in Apple Inc fell 6.0 per cent on Friday, cutting its market value back to less than $1 trillion after it forecast softer-than-expected sales for the holiday quarter. The company fuelled nerve...

Global stocks end a strong week with losses

-- November 03, 2018 13:26:35

World stocks ended a strong week on Friday, while US stocks slipped as Apple absorbed its worst loss in more than four years. Apple forecast weak revenue in the current quarter and startled investor...

Stocks extend losses amid poor earnings disclosure

FE Report November 03, 2018 10:24:48

Stocks posted marginal correction last week, extending the losing streak for the third straight week, amid poor earning disclosures by a number of companies. Market operators said earnings and divi...

Nine cos recommend dividends for the first time after listing

FE Report November 03, 2018 10:21:07

Some 91 more companies recommended dividend up to 250 per cent for the year ended on June 30, 2018 while 17 companies recommended 'no' dividend last week, according to official disclosures. Of the...

China, HK shares jump after Trump and Xi's phone call

-- November 02, 2018 12:15:50

China stocks and Hong Kong stocks jumped on Friday on hopes of a wind-down in trade tensions after US President Donald Trump said he had a “very good” phone conversation with Xi Jinping....

Asian shares climb after Wall St rebound

-- November 02, 2018 12:01:44

Asian shares advanced Friday after a strong finish on Wall Street, helped by news of possible progress on resolving trade tensions between China and the US. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index jumped 2...

Most NBFIs post fall in nine-month EPS

FE Online Report November 02, 2018 11:23:18

The earnings of most of the non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) fell in the nine months to September last compared to that of the corresponding period of last year. According to the un-audited fi...

BRAC Bank posts 4.28pc growth in Jan-Sept profit

-- November 02, 2018 11:21:46

BRAC Bank Limited posted a Year on Year growth of 4.28 per cent in profit after tax in the nine months to September 30 last, the bank said in statement on Thursday. The disclosure came at a function...

Asian shares jump as investors see trade war progress

-- November 02, 2018 10:47:49

Asian shares jumped on Friday after a phone call between the US and Chinese presidents raised hopes of a thaw in trade tensions, but gains were checked by signs of slowing global growth and a warning...

Stocks slide as investors shun risk

FE Online Report November 01, 2018 15:56:16

Stocks extended the losing streak for the second day in a row on Thursday, as investors maintained their risk aversion amid poor earnings declarations by a number of companies. Market insiders said i...

Tokyo stocks end lower

-- November 01, 2018 14:38:05

Tokyo stock ended lower Thursday as investors offloaded firms reporting subpar earnings, while telecommunications issues weighed on the broader market amid concerns over price competition. The 225-is...

Three listed cos recommend dividend

FE Online Report November 01, 2018 12:10:22

Three listed companies—Kohinoor Chemicals, Orion Pharma and Orion Infusion—have recommended dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to official disclosures on Thursday. Sa...

Stocks start November on positive note

FE Online Report November 01, 2018 11:40:35

The stock market witnessed marginal gain in early hour of trading Thursday as investors were mostly followed cautious stance. Brokers said investors adopted ‘wait-and-see” approach and...

DSE starts distribution of cheques among shareholders

FE Report November 01, 2018 10:41:33

The country's premier bourse has started distribution of cheques of the fund received from Chinese consortium to its shareholders. A release of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) said, the DSE started the...

ADN Telecom's IPO share bidding to begin Nov 05

FE Report November 01, 2018 10:38:33

The bidding for determining the cut-off price for initial public offering (IPO) share of ADN Telecom Ltd by the eligible investors is set to begin on November 05. The electronic bidding will contin...

Asia starts new month up after brutal October

-- November 01, 2018 10:12:35

Asian stocks rose on Thursday as bruised investor sentiment got some relief from another robust Wall Street session, while the pound rallied on a report Britain has secured a deal that would give its...

UCB holds mammography campaign for female employees

-- November 01, 2018 00:39:01

United Commercial Bank Limited organised a mammography campaign for female employees as part of integrity programme at Chittagong and Dhaka on October 27 and October 30, 2018 respectively, according...

AB Bank to issue Tk 5.0b bond

FE Online Report October 31, 2018 16:12:33

The board of directors of AB Bank Ltd has decided to issue fully redeemable non-convertible subordinated bond for enhancement of Tier-II capital. The AB Bank subordinated bond-IV will be Tk 5.0 billi...

Stocks struggle for traction

FE Online Report October 31, 2018 15:53:22

Stocks slipped into the red on Wednesday, snapping a two-day gaining streak, as risk-averse investors sold shares to some book profits. Market operators said earnings and corporate declarations of...

Five more listed cos recommend dividend

FE Online Report October 31, 2018 12:02:32

Five more listed companies have recommended dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to separate official disclosures on Wednesday. The companies are: JMI Syringe & Medical Devis...

Nikkei bounces to one-week high

-- October 31, 2018 11:46:27

Japan’s Nikkei bounced to a one-week high on Thursday as chip-related stocks surged in line with their US counterparts, while attention remained on first-half earnings results from the likes of...

Asian shares soar on strong US earnings

-- October 31, 2018 11:37:36

Asian share markets were mostly higher on Wednesday after big American companies reported strong earnings for the third quarter, soothing fears that rising interest rates may deter corporate investm...

Khulna Power recommends 40pc dividend

FE Online Report October 31, 2018 11:25:56

The board of directors of Khulna Power Company has recommended 30 per cent cash and 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to an official disclosure on Wednesday....

DSE, CSE sag in early trading

FE Online Report October 31, 2018 11:23:19

The capital market witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading Wednesday as risk-averse investors on booking profits on sector-wise stocks. Following the previous two days’ sharp gain,...