BRD leads blue chip winners on Bucharest Stock Exchange, most stock indexes start week in green
BUCHAREST (Romania), August 8 (SeeNews) – Romanian lender BRD Societe Generale [BSE:BRD] led the winners among blue chips at the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) on Monday, as almost all indices closed higher, according to data from the exchange.
The total turnover of BVB shares jumped to 35 million lei (7.3 million dollars / 7.2 million euros) from 14 million lei on Friday.
BRD closed up 2.07% at 18.78 lei on Monday.
Leading oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] traded down 0.19% to 0.5290 lei in the day’s biggest turnover of 10.6 million lei.
First class investment fund Fondul Proprietatea [BSE:FP] lost 0.91% to 1.95 lei and recorded the second turnover of the day with 9.7 million lei.
Banca Transilvania prime lender [BSE:TLV] share price fell 0.96% to 2.06 lei in the third highest turnover of the day of 7.4 million lei.
The details follow:
BET is the first index developed by BVB and represents the benchmark index for the local capital market. BET reflects the performance of the most traded companies on the BVB regulated market, excluding financial investment companies (FIS). It now includes 20 companies.
BET-TR is the first total return index launched by BVB. It is based on the structure of the BET market benchmark. BET-TR tracks changes in the price of its component stocks and is adjusted to also reflect dividends paid by constituent companies.
BET Plus tracks price changes of Romanian companies listed on BVB’s regulated market that meet the minimum liquidity and free float screening criteria. Financial investment companies are excluded from the index.
BET-FI is the first sector index launched by BVB and reflects the evolution of the prices of FIS and other similar entities.
BET-BK was designed to be used as a benchmark by asset managers and other institutional investors.
BET-NG is a sector index that reflects the evolution of all companies listed on the BVB regulated market included in the energy and related utilities sector. The maximum index weighting a company can hold is 30%.
BET-XT tracks the price changes of the 25 most quoted companies on the BVB regulated market, including FIS.
BET-XT-TR is the total return version of the BET-XT index, which includes the top 25 Romanian companies listed on the BVB.
ROTX is an index developed by BVB in collaboration with the Vienna Stock Exchange. It tracks, in real time, the price changes of top-notch shares traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
BET AeRO is the first index for the AeRO market developed by BVB. BET AeRO reflects the price performance of representative companies listed on the AeRO market that meet liquidity and free-float market capitalization criteria. It is a free-float, market capitalization-weighted index with a maximum weighting of 15% for an index constituent.
(1 euro = 4.9210 lei)
BRD – Groupe Societe Generale SA is one of the biggest banks in SEE, for more reference see Top 100 banks