NEPSE index crosses over 550 points
Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) index has increased by 3.33 points to cross over 550 points over last week. The index has settled at 551.44 points on Thursday.
As per the sub-indices, hydropower gained 98.22 points followed by hotel 11.07 points, manufacturing 7.99 points, development banks 1.93 points, other 1.17 points and finance 0.52 points.
However, insurance and commercial banks lost 4.91 points and 0.27 points respectively.
Similarly, the transaction amount has also increased by 37.44 percent to Rs. 872.1 million last week from the previous week’s Rs. 634.5 million.
In terms of highest transaction, Nepal Bangladesh Bank has topped the chart registering Rs. 174.04 million. nepalnews.com