Bucharest stock indexes end in red, TeraPlast tops blue chip declines
BUCHAREST (Romania), October 26 (SeeNews) – Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) stock indexes fell on Tuesday as PVC pipe and fittings manufacturer TeraPlast SA [BSE:TRP] drove blue chip declines, according to stock exchange data.
Total turnover from BVB shares was some 51.1 million lei ($ 12 million / 10 million euros) on Tuesday, compared to 103 million lei on Monday, the BVB website reported.
BRD led the blue chip declines, with its share price falling 2.09% to 18.78 lei.
Prime lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] share price fell 1.38% to 2.51 lei in the largest trading turnover during the session, from 17.6 million lei.
The premier oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] gained 0.51% to 0.4875 lei in the second highest turnover of the day of 9.7 million lei.
TeraPlast dominated the blue chip declines on Tuesday, as its share price fell 3.27% to 1.2420 lei in the third highest turnover of the day of 7.88 million lei.
BET is the first index developed by BVB and represents the benchmark index for the local capital market. The BET reflects the performance of the most traded companies on the BVB regulated market, excluding financial investment companies (SIF). It now includes 20 companies.
BET-TR is the first total return index launched by BVB. It is based on the structure of the benchmark BET market index. BET-TR tracks changes in the price of its component shares and is adjusted to also reflect dividends paid by the constituent companies.
BET-FI is the first sector index launched by the BVB and reflects the price variations of RIS and other similar entities.
BET-BK has been designed to be used as a benchmark by asset managers and other institutional investors.
BET-NG is a sector index which reflects the evolution of all companies listed on BVB’s regulated market included in the energy and related utilities sector. The maximum index weight that a company can hold is 30%.
BET-XT tracks the price movements of the 25 most listed companies on the BVB regulated market, including RIS.
BET-XT-TR is the total return version of the BET-XT index, which includes the 25 most traded Romanian companies listed on the BVB.
ROTX is an index developed by BVB in collaboration with the Vienna Stock Exchange. It follows, in real time, the price changes of blue chip shares traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
BET AeRO is the first index for the AeRO market developed by BVB that reflects the price performance of representative companies listed on the AeRO market that meet the criteria of liquidity and free float market capitalization. It is a free float market capitalization weighted index, with a maximum weight of 15% for any component of the index.
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