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Most listed banks post higher EPS growth in 2021

Most listed banks post higher EPS growth in 2021

BABUL BARMAN 2022-05-07 09:49:12

Most of the listed banks posted higher profits in 2021, compared to the previous year, largely due to higher operating income. According to market insiders, the central bank's latest relaxation on pr...

Provati Insurance to buy majority stakes of two companies

Provati Insurance to buy majority stakes of two companies

FE REPORT 2022-05-06 12:18:34

The board of directors of Provati Insurance Company, a listed general insurer, has decided to purchase majority stakes of two non-listed companies worth Tk 355 million. The insurance company has de...

Beximco Synthetics extends offer period for executing exit plan till May 30

Beximco Synthetics extends offer period for executing exit plan till May 30

FE REPORT 2022-05-06 11:53:53

Beximco Synthetics has extended the offer period for executing its exit plan till May 30 from April 28, 2022, a disclosure said. The shareholders who have not yet submitted their offer-Acceptance For...

Interest rate hikes: Shares fall in Asia and the US

Interest rate hikes: Shares fall in Asia and the US

-- 2022-05-06 11:42:19

Stock markets in Asia and America have tumbled after the US central bank this week announced the biggest interest rate rise in 22 years. The sell-off comes as worries intensified over how...

Pharma cos perform mixed in Q3

Pharma cos perform mixed in Q3

FE REPORT 2022-05-06 10:12:51

Listed drug makers have performed mixed in reporting the growth of earnings per share (EPS) for January-March (Q3), 2022 compared to the same period of the previous year. Of 15 listed pharmaceutical...

Dhaka stocks remain dull after Eid holidays

Dhaka stocks remain dull after Eid holidays

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-05-05 16:41:34

Dhaka stocks ended marginally lower on Thursday with sluggish turnover, the first day after Eid holidays, as the cautious investors continued their sell-off amid lower than expected earnings of some c...

Stocks open lower after Eid holidays

Stocks open lower after Eid holidays

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-05-05 11:43:37

The market opened lower on Thursday, after the Eid holidays, as the risk-averse investors continued their sell-off amid lower than expected earnings of many companies. The participation of investors...

DSE, CSE trading from Thursday

DSE, CSE trading from Thursday

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-05-04 13:28:22

Trading and official activities on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) will resume tomorrow (Thursday) after the Eid holidays. Bourses remained closed for six days from...

CMSF settles 93pc of total claims

CMSF settles 93pc of total claims

FE REPORT 2022-05-01 09:22:17

Capital Market Stabilisation Fund (CMSF) has settled 93 per cent of total claims so far lodged with the fund authority to receive undistributed dividends. The CMSF, earlier formed to settle investors...

Ten cos account for 32pc of weekly transactions

Ten cos account for 32pc of weekly transactions

FE REPORT 2022-04-30 08:43:05

Ten most-traded stocks accounted for nearly 32 per cent of weekly transactions on the Dhaka bourse in the outgoing week, with Bangladesh Export Import Company (Beximco) making its way to the top of th...

Musk sells Tesla shares worth $4 billion, says no more sales planned

Musk sells Tesla shares worth $4 billion, says no more sales planned

-- 2022-04-29 11:30:26

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk sold $4 billion worth of shares in of the electric vehicle maker, US securities filings showed on Thursday, in sales likely aimed at helping finance his pla...

Union Capital's liabilities exceed assets

Union Capital's liabilities exceed assets

FE REPORT 2022-04-29 09:00:07

Union Capital, a listed non-bank financial institution, incurred a net loss over Tk 1.43 billion during the year ended on December 31, 2021 while the company's retained loss stood at nearly Tk 2.90 bi...

Stocks slip into red ahead of Eid holidays

Stocks slip into red ahead of Eid holidays

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-28 17:36:50

Stocks slipped into the red on Thursday, the last trading day before Eid holidays, as cautious investors opted for booking profit amid ongoing corporate declarations. Trading and official activities...

Stocks slump at opening

Stocks slump at opening

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-28 12:14:56

The market opened lower on Thursday as the risk-averse investors sold shares ahead of Eid holidays at lower than expected earnings of many companies. This is the last trading day before Eid vacation...

Suspension on 15 traders withdrawn

Suspension on 15 traders withdrawn

FE REPORT 2022-04-28 09:59:22

The securities regulator has withdrawn suspension on 15 traders of nine brokerage firms of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) taking into account the plea of the firms and their associations. The Bangladesh...

Stocks end nearly flat after a bumpy ride

Stocks end nearly flat after a bumpy ride

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-27 16:11:40

The market ended nearly flat on Wednesday with rising turnover as investors were active on both sides of the trading fence amid ongoing corporate declarations. The market moved between positive and n...

Stocks open marginally higher as investors cautious about putting fresh funds

Stocks open marginally higher as investors cautious about putting fresh funds

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-27 11:38:08

The market opened marginally higher on Wednesday as investors remained cautious to put fresh funds in stocks ahead of Eid festival. The market remained slow as only one trading day (Thursday) is left...

BSEC asks bourses to award top dealers

BSEC asks bourses to award top dealers

FE REPORT 2022-04-27 10:33:58

The securities regulator has requested both the bourses to award their top dealers having significant investments made through their own portfolios. The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission...

Dhaka stocks rebound after single-day break

Dhaka stocks rebound after single-day break

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-26 16:43:57

Dhaka stocks rebounded in the gaining streak on Tuesday, after a single-day break, as bargain hunters went on late hours buying interest on sector-wise issues. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stoc...

Stocks open mixed amid volatile trading

Stocks open mixed amid volatile trading

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-26 11:32:38

The market opened with a mixed trend on Tuesday as investors mostly followed cautiously to put fresh funds in stocks ahead of Eid festival. Following the previous day’s mild correction, DSEX, t...

Summit, JERA collaborate on a carbon neutral roadmap

Summit, JERA collaborate on a carbon neutral roadmap

-- 2022-04-26 11:00:50

Summit Power International Limited ("Summit") and JERA Asia Pte. Ltd. ("JERA Asia"), a subsidiary of JERA Corporation of Japan Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") to collaborate on dev...

'Grameen Bank-AIMS First Unit Fund' in the offing

'Grameen Bank-AIMS First Unit Fund' in the offing

FE REPORT 2022-04-26 10:46:51

The Documentation Ceremony of "Grameen Bank-AIMS First Unit Fund" was held on Sunday where the Trust Deed of the Fund was signed between Grameen Bank and Sandhani Life Insurance Company Limited. Gr...

IPDC price soars 59pc in a month

IPDC price soars 59pc in a month

FE REPORT 2022-04-26 10:13:24

The stock price of IPDC Finance is rising 'abnormally' in the last one month despite no undisclosed price sensitive information (PSI). Within a month, the non-bank financial institution's stock price...

Stocks break gaining streak after four-day

Stocks break gaining streak after four-day

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-25 16:14:52

Stocks slipped into the red on Monday, snapping a four-day winning streak, as the risk-averse investors opted for booking profit on quick-gaining issues. The market opened lower and the downward tren...

Stocks down at opening amid low turnover

Stocks down at opening amid low turnover

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-25 11:29:58

Stocks opened lower on Monday as cautious investors opted for booking short-term profit on sector-wise issues. Following the previous four days’ rise, the market started on negative note and th...

US-based company to purchase 110mw power plant of KPCL

US-based company to purchase 110mw power plant of KPCL

FE REPORT 2022-04-25 09:53:36

Khulna Power Company Ltd. (KPCL), a listed power producer, will sell its 110MW barge mounted power plant at a value of US $15 million to a US-based company. The KPCL has signed an agreement with Exce...

Stocks extend rally for fourth day

Stocks extend rally for fourth day

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-24 16:21:11

The market extended the rally for a fourth straight session on Sunday, with rising turnover value, as institutional investors put fresh funds on major sector stocks. The market opened higher and the...

DSEX crosses 6700-mark at opening riding on regulator’s latest steps

DSEX crosses 6700-mark at opening riding on regulator’s latest steps

FE ONLINE REPORT 2022-04-24 11:44:58

Stocks opened higher on Sunday, with the key index crossing the 6700-mark, as investors kept their buying interest on major sector issues riding on the regulator’s latest steps. Following the p...

Tk 1.5b from CMSF in stocks

Tk 1.5b from CMSF in stocks

FE REPORT 2022-04-24 08:39:20

The Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) has ploughed Tk 1.5 billion into the stock market from the Capital Market Stabilisation Fund (CMSF), officials say. Earlier, it received Tk 1.0 billion...

JMI Hospital price jumps 272pc in three weeks

JMI Hospital price jumps 272pc in three weeks

FE REPORT 2022-04-23 10:56:54

The stock price of newly-listed JMI Hospital Requisite Manufacturing is rising 'abnormally' as it created an 'irrational hype' among investors. Within the three weeks since its debut, the company's...