Sofia stock exchange blue chip index skyrockets, Sirma Group Holding leads winners
SOFIA (Bulgaria), Sept. 14 (SeeNews) – The Bulgarian Stock Exchange’s blue-chip SOFIX (BSE) index rose 0.04% to 566.07 points on Tuesday, supported by a 1.67% rise in price of the action of the software developer Sirma Group By carrying [BUL:SGH], the stock market data showed.
Eurohold Bulgaria Financial and Insurance Group [BUL:EUBG] was another winner on Tuesday, with its shares rising 0.93%.
The BGBX40 index, which tracks the 40 most traded stocks on the Sofia Stock Exchange, rose 0.76% to 130.56 points, mainly supported by Holding Sveta Sofia [BUL:HSOF] which saw its shares add 9.09% to their price. In total, 180 shares of Holding Sveta Sofia traded at an average price of 3.5,500 Lev on the Sofia Stock Exchange.
The BGTR30 index, in which companies with a free float of at least 10% have equal weight, rose 0.38% to 641.49 points. Stara Planina Hold [BUL:SPH] topped the index winners list with a 4.88% increase in its share price.
The BGREIT Index, which tracks seven real estate investment trusts, fell 0.06% to 163.33 points, due to a 0.74% drop in Advance Terrafund [BUL:ATER].
Total turnover in the main BSE market edged down to around 928,200 lev ($ 560,800 / 474,600 euros) on Tuesday from 943,700 lev on Monday.
The most traded company on Tuesday was Telelink Business Services Group (TBS Group) [BSE:TBS]. In total, 15,267 shares of the company traded down 0.61% at an average price of 16.4172 Lev, contributing some 250,600 LEV to sales.
Earlier on Tuesday, TBS Group said its shareholders had approved the payment of a proposed dividend of 0.82 lev per share for the first half of 2021. TBS Group will distribute a total of 10.25 million lev as a gross dividend. for the first six months of this year.
(1 euro = 1.95583 levs)