Romanian stock indices end in the green, Sphera tops blue chip winners


BUCHAREST (Romania), September 30 (SeeNews) – Romanian stock indices closed higher on Thursday, as restaurateur Sphera Franchise Group [BSE:SFG] led top-notch winners, data from the Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB said.

Total turnover from BVB shares was around 105 million lei ($ 25 million / 21 million euros) on Thursday, compared to 46 million lei on Wednesday, the BVB website reported.

Sphera Franchise Group, which is the manager of the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands in Romania, dominated the big winners on Thursday as its share price jumped 3.56% to 16 lei.

The premier oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] fell 0.65% to 0.4570 lei in the largest trading turnover during the session, from 24 million lei.

Leading Telecom Service Provider Digi Communications [BSE:DIGI] gained 0.26% to 38 lei in the second highest turnover of the day of 21 million lei.

Leading private healthcare provider MedLife [BSE:M] increased 2.11% to 19.35 lei in the third highest turnover of the day of 13.6 million lei.

Details follow:

BET 12,645.10 0.23%
BET-TR 22,381.90 0.25%
PARI-BK 2,502.82 0.10%
BETPlus 1,886.94 0.27%
BET-FI 53,280.32 0.03%
PARI-NG 840.09 -0.49%
PARI-XT 840.09 0.13%
PARI-XT-TR 1,979.34 0.14%
ROTX 25,439.06 0.63%

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 Plus follows the price changes of Romanian companies listed on the BVB regulated market that meet the minimum liquidity and free float selection criteria. Financial investment companies are excluded from the index.

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 changes 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.

(1 euro = 4.9471 lei)

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