Romanian stock indices end in the green, Electrica tops blue chip winners
BUCHAREST (Romania), August 4 (SeeNews) – Romanian stock market indices ended higher on Thursday thanks to electricity supplier and distributor Electrica [BSE:EL] led the top-notch winners, according to data from the Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB.
The total turnover of BVB’s regulated market shares amounted to some 21.8 million lei (4.5 million dollars/4.4 million euros) on Thursday, compared to 21 million lei on Wednesday, a indicated the BVB website.
Electrica was the top blue chip gainer, up 2.63% to 8.59 lei.
First class investment fund Fondul Proprietatea [BSE:FP] rose 0.31% to 1.97 lei in the highest trading turnover during the session, of 5.6 million lei.
Premier oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] traded 0.19% higher at 0.4880 lei in the second day’s turnover of 5.448 million lei.
Banca Transilvania prime lender [BSE:TLV] share price rose 1.96% to 2.0850 lei in the third highest turnover of the day of 3.47 million lei.
The details follow:
ET 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-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 that reflects the price development 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 weighting of 15% for an index constituent.
(1 euro = 4.9263 lei)
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