Indices of the both stock exchanges saw downward trend over investors selling pressure in the first one and half hour trading session on Monday.
DSEX, the benchmark index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), fell by 0.15% or 8.91 points to settle at 5,806 till 11:30 am today.
Turnover of the DSE fell by 3% to Tk605.07 crore during the session.
Beximco Limited secured the top position in turnover chart with trading worth Tk162.76 crore and it's share price rose by 2.81% to Tk91.40.
Investors have showed great interest on Beximco's shared as it's net profit jumped seven times higher in the first half of this fiscal year despite coronavirus pandemic hit.
Moreover, DSE Shariah index DSES lost 0.38% to 1,292 points and blue-chip index DS30 fell 0.36% to 2,202 points.
During this session, 101 companies share price rose, while 154 issues fell and 84 issues price remain unchanged during the session at the DSE.
The benchmark index CASPI at the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) plunged by 103 points to 16,883 till 11:30 am.