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Croatia's Optima Telekom leads blue-chip losers on ZSE, share indices fall

Croatia's Optima Telekom leads blue-chip losers on ZSE, share indices fall Author: Zagreb bourse. License: All rights reserved.

ZAGREB (Croatia), January 16 (SeeNews) - The share indices of the Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE) fell on Thursday, as telecommunication services provider Optima Telekom [ZSE:OPTE] paced the blue-chip losers, bourse data showed.

Optima's shares lost 1.23% to 8 kuna.  

Diversified holding Djuro Djakovic [ZSE:DDJH] was the biggest gainer among the blue-chip companies on Thursday. Its shares rose 5.47% to 5.40 kuna.

Adris Grupa [ZSE:ADRS], the biggest gainer on Wednesday, generated the biggest turnover among the blue chips on Thursday.

Trading in the company's preferred shares generated 2 million kuna, as they lost 0.79% to 500 kuna. The company's ordinary shares closed flat at 565 kuna in a turnover of 43,195 kuna. 

Hrvatski Telekom [ZSE:HT], the biggest gainer on Tuesday and the most heavily traded company on Wednesday, accounted for 1.9 million kuna of Thursday's turnover. 

ZSE's trading turnover fell to 8.3 million kuna ($1.2 million/1.1 million euro) on Thursday from 12.1 million kuna on Wednesday.

The 25-share benchmark CROBEX index lost 0.29% to 2,042.47 after falling 0.19% in the previous trading session.

The narrower of ZSE's two blue-chip indices, the CROBEX10, which tracks the leading companies in terms of free float, market capitalisation and liquidity, fell further by 0.46% to 1,212.61 after dropping 0.07% on Wednesday. 

The fixed-income CROBIS index edged down 0.02% to 115.7196.

(1 euro = 7.44326 kuna)