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Grameenphone shares jump on profit growth

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MNA Business Desk: Shares of Grameenphone, the Bangladesh unit of Norway’s Telenor, surged as much as 4.93 per cent to its highest intraday level since Jun 26 on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE). The company reported that its earnings per share or EPS increased to Tk 8 in the April-June period from Tk 5.87 a year ago, reported enws agency. However, net operating cash flow per share—a major gauge of the company’s financial health—declined to Tk 20.3 in the January-June period from Tk 23.23 a year ago. Grameenphone announced Tk 12.5 in cash dividends per share for the half-year that ...

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Stock markets continue to experience freefall

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MNA Business Desk: The core index of the Dhaka bourse fell 133 points or 2.21 per cent on Sunday, the biggest single-day freefall in the last 55 months, as nervous investors sold shares in bulk, fearing further decline. However, it terms of percentage, Sunday’s fall is the 32 months highest fall as DSE core index fell 98 points or 2.34 per cent on April 26, 2015. Market operators said growing political tension coupled with fears of liquidity shortage due to the central bank’s latest directive to slash the limit of banks’ advance-deposit ratio (ADR) kept most of the investors at ...

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Stocks crack 3-week gaining trend

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MNA Business Desk: Country’s capital markets faced correction in the shortened week that ended Thursday, breaking a 3-week gaining trend, reported news agency. Week-on-week, DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), fell by 40.69 points or 0.69 per cent to settle at 5,861. Two other indices also witnessed correction. The DS30 index and the DSE fell 16.62 points or 0.78 per cent to settle at 2,109. The Shariah Index (DSES) lost 10.36 points or 0.79 per cent to finish at 1,304. The total turnover for the week stood at Tk 24.46 billion, registering a decline of 50 ...

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Stocks open week down as major sectors falling

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MNA Business Desk: Stock markets opened week down as major sectors closing the session with falling trend at both the Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges on Sunday. Among the falling major sectors were finance and textile when 117 securities of the large-cap group incurred loss due to lower activities, reported news agency. The broader DSEX index of DSE finished the first session of the week 4.26 points down at 4690.93. The Shariah DSES and the blue-chip DS30 followed it by 2.41 points down at 1123.46 and 2.19 points down at 1776.52 respectively. The daily turnover in value at DSE was ...

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DSE and CSE restarted downward after Eid

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MNA Business Desk: Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) has restarted on Sunday downward as maximum of the stockholders were in selling mode, capturing share price fall in the days ahead. The price directories locked flat when the bourses saw small level of transactions by the cautious buyers. Stock market shut pre-Eid transaction on 30 June upward, upholding a sound rise for the fourth successive session. There were no share exchange at Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges in the past nine days as the market stayed locked for Eid-ul-Fitr. DSE initiated the post-Eid period with sharp fall ...

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