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Out of business, two junk stocks rise to 2022 winners' list

Dhaka, Jan. 4 -- Factories had closed following years of losses. Then the economy plunged into turmoil. But nothing seems to have kept the stocks of Imam Button Industries and Meghna Condensed Milk In... Read More


Changes brought by bearish market may bear long-term fruits

Dhaka, Jan. 2 -- The stock market passed a rough patch last year. But the changes that the regulator felt forced to make to bring some sort of stability in the volatile market will bear fruits not onl... Read More


Weekly market review: Stocks wobble, turnover tumbles as investor sentiment remains low

Dhaka, Dec. 24 -- Stocks retreated into the red in the outgoing week to Thursday, as it appears that the prolonged bearish market may not fizzle out anytime soon. In the absence of a major market tri... Read More


Top dividend provider Reckitt Benckiser looks to overcome adversities soon

Dhaka, Dec. 21 -- Reckitt Benckiser says it will soon bounce back overcoming short-term challenges that caused its profit fall by 14 per cent year-on-year in the nine months through September. The mu... Read More


SME stocks plunging since October despite generous dividends

Dhaka, Dec. 19 -- A majority of the companies listed with the SME board plunged since the first week of October, driving down the index by 23 per cent or 373 points to 1,277. Interestingly, the decli... Read More


Blemished by scams, bank stocks lose value more than key index

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- The banking sector has experienced annual erosion of stocks' market capitalization to the economic volatility at a higher rate than the overall market, with the newly-listed Union Ba... Read More


Low rights offering: Result of prevention of abuse

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- The seven-year-low fund raised via rights shares this year has been blamed largely on the tightening of regulatory measures, but experts believe the decline happened to the advantage... Read More


Stocks back in the red amid multiple headwinds

Dhaka, Dec. 10 -- Stocks retreated into the red in the outgoing week to Thursday, after a single-week break, as political tensions added to a prolonged bearish sentiment, prompting investors to stay a... Read More


Low turnover eats away 27pc tax collection from DSE in Jul-Nov

Dhaka, Dec. 9 -- In a chain reaction, tax collection from the Dhaka Stock Exchange dropped over the last five months, compared to the corresponding period last year. At first, sluggish economy drag t... Read More


Genex Infosys to triple its revenue in 5 years, bolstered by recent deals

Dhaka, Dec. 7 -- Genex Infosys forecasts its IT business to triple in the next five years on the back of three deals signed in recent times. The 10-year deal to help the National Board of Revenue boo... Read More