DSEX, the prime index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), back to below 5,000 points in the first one and half hour trading session on Tuesday.
DSEX declined 30.75 points –or 0.61% - to reach at 4,981 during the period.
Turnover on the DSE trading floor decreased by 28% to Tk255.05 crore till 11:30 am.
Moreover, the shariah index DSES lost 6.76 points to settle at 1,131, and the blue-chip index DS30 decreased 10 points to stand at 1,716.
Out of the 352 issues traded during the same time frame, 97 company's share prices advanced, 205 declined, and 50 remained unchanged.
Meanwhile, in the corresponding period, the benchmark index CASPI at the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) come down 92 points to close at 14,227 till 11:30 am today.