ZAGREB (Croatia), January 3 (SeeNews) - The main share indices of the Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE) advanced by more than 2.30% on Monday, the first trading day for this year, bourse data showed.
The ZSE's blue-chip 21-share benchmark CROBEX index gained 2.37% to finish at 2.128,54 points, its highest levels since March 2017, according to bourse figures.
The narrower of the ZSE's two blue-chip indices, the CROBEX10, which tracks the top ten companies in terms of free float, market capitalisation and liquidity, went up 2.34% to finish to 1.291,91 points.
The most liquid stock on Monday was telco Hrvatski Telekom [ZSE:HT] with a turnover of 2.5 million kuna ($376,000/333,000 euro). Its shares rose 0.27% to finish at 186 kuna.
Shares of hotel operator Valamar Riviera [ZSE:RIVP] gained 1.82% to end at 33.60 kuna in a turnover of 1.7 million kuna.
Shipping company Atlantska Plovidba's share price surged 7.53% to 400 kuna in a turnover of 1.3 million kuna.
Food and pharmaceuticals producer Podravka's shares climbed up 3.80% to end at 656 kuna in a turnover of 1.0 kuna.
Shares of electrical equipment manufacturer Koncar jumped 3.89% to end at 935 kuna in a turnover of 998,500 kuna.
ZSE's total turnover reached 11.8 million kuna from 6.3 million kuna on Thursday.
The ZSE was closed for trading on Friday for New Year's Eve.
(1 euro = 7.519 Croatian kuna)
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