Dhaka, Bangladesh, Aug. 25 -- Bangladesh's stocks maintained their gaining streak for the fourth straight week that ended on Thursday, with investors showing their appetite for June year-end companies' shares.

It was also the first week after Eid-ul-Azha holiday, which saw the DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), rise 35.43 points or 0.68 per cent to settle at 5,236.

Investors mostly collected June-closing stocks throughout the week ahead of dividend declaration season while some others readjusted their portfolios on the basis of quarterly earnings results, market operators said.

The market maintained its upward trend against the backdrop of positive expectations regarding corporate disclosures by June year-end comp...