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Djuro Djakovic ends losing streak, Zagreb share indices rise

Djuro Djakovic ends losing streak, Zagreb share indices rise Author: Zagreb bourse. License: All rights reserved.

ZAGREB (Croatia), August 29 (SeeNews) - Shares in diversified holding Djuro Djakovic [ZSE:DDJH] posted the biggest gains among Croatia's blue chips on Thursday, ending a three-day losing run on the Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE), bourse data showed.

ZSE's share indices rose on Thursday, following their decline in each of the previous three days.

Djuro Djakovic's shares advanced 7.89% to 8.20 kuna, after falling sharply for three straight days.

Power transmission equipment manufacturer Dalekovod [ZSE:DLKV] led the blue-chip losers on the ZSE on Thursday, as its shares closed 0.68% lower at 5.88 kuna. 

Optima Telekom [ZSE:OPTE] generated the highest trading turnover among the blue-chip companies on Thursday, of 2.7 million kuna. Optima's shares closed at 6.60 kuna, up 7.32%.

ZSE's total trading turnover rose to 9.6 million kuna ($1.4 million/1.3 million euro), from 7.8 million kuna on Wednesday. Thursday's turnover was boosted by a block transaction in the preferred shares of diversified holding Adris Grupa [ZSE:ADRS] of 2 million kuna.

The 25-share benchmark index CROBEX rose by 0.65% to 1,875.69 after decreasing by 0.50% in the previous trading session.

The narrower of the ZSE's two blue-chip indices, the CROBEX10, which tracks the leading companies in terms of free float, market capitalisation and liquidity, increased by 0.45% to 1,090.67 after losing 0.34% on Wednesday.

The fixed-income CROBIS index edged down 0.02% to 116.5074.

(1 euro = 7.40641 kuna)