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China stocks rise on SOE reform hopes

China stocks rise on SOE reform hopes

-- 2017-10-01 07:32:14

China stocks were firm at the weekend, buoyed by hopes of further reforms to the mainland’s state-owned enterprises and by consumer firms as investors bet shoppers would spend big during the upc...

HK stocks post first monthly loss this yr

HK stocks post first monthly loss this yr

-- 2017-10-01 07:06:55

Hong Kong stocks ended higher at the weekend, but the benchmark index posted its first monthly loss this year, an indication the market’s upward momentum may be slowing amid worries over US mone...

Nikkei clinches best monthly gains this yr

Nikkei clinches best monthly gains this yr

-- 2017-10-01 03:53:42

Japan's Nikkei share average ended almost flat at the weekend but posted its biggest monthly gain this year as investors rebuilt positions they had scaled back earlier this month on geopolitical conce...

DSE turnover dips 43.60 per cent

DSE turnover dips 43.60 per cent

FE Report 2017-09-30 12:20:17

Turnover on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) dipped 43.60 per cent in last week compared to previous week following investors' less participation in trading activities.The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) feature...

When it comes to US stocks, growth trumps quality

When it comes to US stocks, growth trumps quality

-- 2017-09-30 12:16:07

US investors are not rewarding companies for generating good earnings consistently, opting instead for a stockpicking strategy that might be called “growth at a high cost.” High-quality s...

US stocks end month at record highs

US stocks end month at record highs

-- 2017-09-30 12:00:58

US stocks ended in record highs on Friday as large technology and health care companies and smaller US-focused firms rose again. Stocks were mixed at the start of trading, as they had been the day be...

DSE turnover dips 43.60 per cent

DSE turnover dips 43.60 per cent

FE Report 2017-09-30 12:00:00

Turnover on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) dipped 43.60 per cent in last week compared to previous week following investors' less participation in trading activities. The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) featu...

World Investors’ Week begins October 2

World Investors’ Week begins October 2

FE Report 2017-09-29 12:34:55

The 'World Investors Week 2017' will be observed across the country during October 2-8 under the leadership of the securities regulator in an effort to create awareness on investment among the general...

Investors take position on lucrative price levels on Dhaka bourse

Investors take position on lucrative price levels on Dhaka bourse

FE Report 2017-09-29 12:31:07

The Dhaka bourse Thursday returned to green amid choppy trading after losing 157 points in its benchmark index in the last six consecutive sessions. According to International Leasing Securities, the...

Asian shares edge up; Nikkei drops

Asian shares edge up; Nikkei drops

-- 2017-09-29 12:01:28

Asian shares were slightly higher Friday following a record high close on Wall Street, except for Japan, where a pause in the dollar’s strengthening dampened optimism about exporters. Japan&rsq...

Asian shares mixed on US tax reform

Asian shares mixed on US tax reform

-- 2017-09-28 12:00:50

Asian markets were mixed on Thursday as investors tried to gauge the impact from the sweeping tax reform plan unveiled by President Donald Trump. Japan’s Nikkei rose 0.3 per cent to 20,325.52 a...

US stocks rise on tax hopes

US stocks rise on tax hopes

-- 2017-09-28 10:34:33

US stocks rose on Wednesday on hopes that President Donald Trump’s administration may be making progress on a tax plan.Trump proposed the biggest tax overhaul in three decades but offered scant...

DSE bounce back after six sessons

DSE bounce back after six sessons

FE Report 2017-09-28 05:19:14

The Dhaka bourse on Thursday bounced back after six sessions riding mostly on banking sector.   The market witnessed volatility in early of the session and finally was able to close marginally...

SDG pioneer intends to achieve more

SDG pioneer intends to achieve more

FE Report 2017-09-28 02:09:35

In September 2015, the world leaders met at a United Nations Summit in New York to finalize the future development path for nations throughout the world.  They came up with what was termed the...

Stocks struggle to break losing streak

Stocks struggle to break losing streak

FE Report 2017-09-27 12:00:00

Dhaka Stock Exchange Wednesday opened positively with a steady rise in efforts to break its losing streak. The premier bourse saw its broad index DSEX upwards for more than one hours mainly riding on...

Asian shares mixed ahead of US tax reform

Asian shares mixed ahead of US tax reform

-- 2017-09-27 11:10:24

Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outlines of US tax overhaul plans by President Donald Trump. Japan's Nikkei 225 fell 0.3 per cent to 20,270.97 and Australia's S&P/AS...

China stocks hold steady

China stocks hold steady

-- 2017-09-27 02:01:42

Chinese stocks held steady on Wednesday, bolstered by strong gains in resources shares after upbeat industrial profit data helped to ease worries about slowing economic growth. Investor confidence wa...

Japanese stocks fall to 1-1/2-week lows

Japanese stocks fall to 1-1/2-week lows

-- 2017-09-27 01:51:30

Japanese stocks fell to 1-1/2-week lows on Wednesday as ex-dividend share price adjustments dented high yielders. The Nikkei dropped 0.3 per cent, or 63.14 points, to 20,267.05, the weakest level sin...

IBN Sina recommends 35pc div

IBN Sina recommends 35pc div

FE Online Report 2017-09-26 12:39:55

The Board of directors of IBN Sina Pharmaceutical Industry Limited has recommended 25 per cent cash dividend and 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2017. The final approval wil...

Stocks flat in mixed trade

Stocks flat in mixed trade

FE Report 2017-09-26 12:00:00

Dhaka bourse displayed flat movement amid mixed performance of the major sectors. Price correction was also observed in the stocks of banks as like previous three sessions. The market started the se...

Asian shares little changed after Wall Street tumble

Asian shares little changed after Wall Street tumble

-- 2017-09-26 11:27:00

Asian stocks were little changed Tuesday as investors watched US-North Korean tensions after a decline in tech shares dragged down Wall Street. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 lost 0.1 per cent to 20,377.29...

DSE arranges ‘Fundamental Analysis’ training

DSE arranges ‘Fundamental Analysis’ training

FE Online Desk 2017-09-25 12:44:28

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) is going to arrange a five-day training programme on "Fundamental Analysis" from October 8.   According to DSE website, the programme will be held between 3:00 pm and...

Asian stocks mixed after weekend

Asian stocks mixed after weekend

-- 2017-09-25 12:00:00

Asian shares were mixed on Monday as investors turned their attention to global politics and evaluated weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand.   Japan’s Nikkei 225 index ro...

Apex recommends 50pc dividend

Apex recommends 50pc dividend

FE Online Report 2017-09-25 12:00:00

The Board of Directors of Apex Footwear Limited has recommended 50 per cent cash dividend for the 18 months period ended on June 30, 2017, said a web post on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Monday. &nb...

Over-priced banking issues see correction on DSE

Over-priced banking issues see correction on DSE

FE Online Report 2017-09-25 12:00:00

The country’s premier bourse Monday started the session in a correction mood. DSE broad index, DSEX lost 0.44 per cent or 27.33 points to close at 6137.99. Later, the DSEX shed seven points with...

Zuckerberg drops controversial stock plan

Zuckerberg drops controversial stock plan

BBC 2017-09-24 12:00:00

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has abandoned plans to create a new class of company stock.   A group of investors had sued over the proposal, which would have allowed Mr Zuckerberg to...

DSE sees flat movement in opening session

DSE sees flat movement in opening session

FE Online Report 2017-09-24 12:00:00

Dhaka bourse Sunday displayed flat movement amid mixed performance showed by the major sectors. The market started the session positively and continued the trend for half an hour and the DSE broa...

DSE sees mixed performance

DSE sees mixed performance

FE Report 2017-09-23 11:12:37

Dhaka bourse performed mixed in last week amid investors' cautious behavior while injecting fresh funds.   The market witnessed erosion mainly because of investors' selling pressure in major...

US Stocks slip on healthcare bill

US Stocks slip on healthcare bill

-- 2017-09-23 10:46:36

US stocks edged lower on Friday as Apple weighed and investors eyed the progress of a healthcare bill in Washington on top of concerns about North Korea and the upcoming corporate earnings season. &n...

Berger Paints pays Tk 18.5m to welfare fund for workers

Berger Paints pays Tk 18.5m to welfare fund for workers

FE Report 2017-09-22 11:10:34

Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited contributed on Thursday Tk 18.5 million to the Bangladesh Workers' Welfare Foundation.   Berger Paints Director Abdul Khalek handed over cheques to this effect...