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Stocks keep losing amid confidence crisis

FE Online Report October 17, 2019 16:49:30

Stocks witnessed yet another bearish session on Thursday, as worried investors continued their selling binge on major sectors’ shares. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), w...

Netflix shares jump as subscribers grow ahead of Disney, Apple attack

-- October 17, 2019 12:14:33

Netflix Inc added slightly more paying subscribers than Wall Street expected in the third quarter, a relief to investors who had worried the company might fall short just as Disney and Apple prepare t...

Silva Pharma recommends 11pc dividend

FE Online Report October 17, 2019 11:39:47

The board of directors of Silva Pharmaceuticals Ltd has recommended 6.0 per cent cash dividend for all shareholders excluding the sponsors & directors (excluding ICB) and 5.0 per cent stock divide...

Stocks open lower amid thin turnover

FE Online Report October 17, 2019 11:37:21

Stocks witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading on Thursday as investors are mostly on selling mood amid depressed market outlook. Following the previous day’s decline, the Dhaka Stock...

Stocks plunge after single-day break

FE Online Report October 16, 2019 15:54:39

Stocks failed to maintain the momentum of the previous day that saw sharp rise, which suggests retail investors remain unconvinced by government moves to support the moribund market. Market analysts...

Northern Jute recommends 100pc cash div

FE Online Report October 16, 2019 12:18:16

The board of directors of Northern Jute Manufacturing Company Limited has recommended 100 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2019, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The fin...

BSC recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report October 16, 2019 11:55:25

The board of directors of Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) Limited has recommended 10 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2019, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The fi...

Stocks open lower despite ICB activity

FE Online Report October 16, 2019 11:47:39

Stocks witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading on Wednesday as investors mostly followed cautious stance after recent volatility in the market. Following the previous day’s sharp gain...

UCB to issue Tk 4.0b perpetual bond

FE Online Report October 16, 2019 11:12:53

The board of directors of United Commercial Bank Ltd has decided to raise Tk 4.0 billion through issuance of Perpetual Bond. The bank will issue the bond to support the company Basel III compliance i...

Mkt supportive measures jack stock prices up

FE Report October 16, 2019 10:51:16

Dhaka bourse closed the Tuesday's session with a sharp rise in broad index breaking the losing streak of six consecutive sessions following investors' optimistic participation. After losing 226 point...

GPH Ispat to launch new factory by Nov

Saif Uddin, back from Chattogram October 16, 2019 10:47:39

GPH Ispat Limited is set to launch its new plant, comprising of state of the art machinery, by next month to produce high quality steel products. The new plant will help the company to increase its p...

Key actors see dour outlook for market

FE REPORT October 15, 2019 11:05:49

The market intermediaries have called for good governance and listing of good companies to minimise the volatility in stocks. The urging came on Monday at a meeting, where top brokers, issue managers...

DSE fails to come out of red zone for sixth consecutive session

FE Online Report October 14, 2019 19:41:06

The Dhaka bourse on Monday failed to come out of the red zone that prolonged for sixth consecutive session amid investors’ lack of confidence. On the day, the broad index witnessed another shar...

BGIC receives guideline from regulator

FE Report October 14, 2019 10:48:57

The trustee of the DBH 1st Mutual Fund has moved to call a meeting of the unit-holders, three-fourth of whom expressed opinion in favour of converting the fund into open-end from closed-end form. Ban...

BSEC seeks all info on Tk 500m deal

FE Report October 14, 2019 10:27:04

The securities regulator has asked LR Global Bangladesh Asset Management Company Limited to submit all information regarding its mutual funds' (MFs) Tk 500 million investment in bdnews24.com within 24...

MNCs not spared from bearish onslaught

FE Report October 13, 2019 10:04:15

Most of the listed multinational companies (MNCs) lost share prices ranging between 1.0 per cent and 5.4 per cent in last week amid the price correction witnessed by most of the local companies. The...

Apple's stock sets new all-time high

FE Online Desk October 12, 2019 12:39:13

Apple shares are currently trading above the $234 mark on the intraday market, setting a new all-time high for the company. As noted by CNBC, the stock's previous all-time high was $233.47 in Oct...

Investors' panic-driven sales hit stock trading

FE Report October 12, 2019 10:37:00

Dhaka bourse continued declining trend in all sessions executed in last week following investors' panic-driven sales amid their lack of 'confidence'. The week witnessed four trading sessions instead...

DBH 1st Mutual Fund conversion

FE REPORT October 12, 2019 10:19:16

The securities regulator has asked the trustee of DBH 1st Mutual Fund to convene a meeting of the unit holders in line with the rules. The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) gave th...

PBOC drains 30b yuan from market

-- October 11, 2019 11:43:31

The People's Bank of China (PBOC), the central bank of China, drained 30 billion yuan (4.24 billion US dollars) from the financial system Friday. The PBOC did not conduct any operation of reverse rep...

Asian shares follow Wall Street higher on trade optimism

-- October 11, 2019 11:01:03

Asian share markets followed Wall Street higher Friday on optimism about US-Chinese talks on ending a tariff war. Benchmarks in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Seoul advanced, while Shanghai edged lower followi...

BSEC to issue registration to IDLC Venture Capital Fund

FE Report October 11, 2019 10:34:01

The securities regulator has decided to issue registration to the IDLC Venture Capital Fund, an alternative investment fund. The decision came at a meeting of the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange C...

DSEX hits three-year low

FE Report October 11, 2019 10:28:22

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) broad index - DSEX - closed lower on Thursday, hitting around three-year low, amid continuous selling pressure. The market observed correction in all sessions, and sett...

Eight FIs being traded below face value

FE Report October 10, 2019 10:38:31

The shares of eight companies of the financial institution sector came below face value for a long time. Some of these companies reported losses in latest quarterly reports and annual reports for the...

Top 10 cos grab 37pc of market turnover

FE Report October 10, 2019 10:37:03

Top 10 traded stocks grabbed 37 per cent of the market turnover featured by Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Wednesday. National Tubes topped the chart of top gainers following investors' increased pa...

China’s listed companies upbeat about Q3 performance

-- October 09, 2019 13:25:56

China's listed companies are happy with their performance in the third quarter of the year, with 54 per cent expecting positive or augmented financial results, the Securities Daily reported Wednesday....

10 small cap cos to be listed on DSE's SME platform

FE Report October 09, 2019 10:40:31

The country's small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will be able to attract foreign investments through V-Next online platform introduced by the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), discussants said. They said...

China joins Asian shares in cautious advance ahead of trade talks

-- October 08, 2019 14:53:50

Asian shares inched up on Tuesday, with Chinese shares making decent gains after a week-long holiday, though investors remained cautious over US-China trade talks after President Donald Trump said a q...

ICAB takes actions against members

FE Report October 07, 2019 10:41:29

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) has taken disciplinary actions against some of its members for professional 'misconducts'. The ICAB's actions include the suspension of members...

Omera Petroleum to float IPO

Mohammad Mufazzal October 06, 2019 11:06:54

Omera Petroleum Ltd. (OPL), a leading operator in the country's LPG sector, has moved to raise capital through IPO (initial public offering) under the book building method. The company will raise cap...