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Djuro Djakovic leads blue-chip gainers in Zagreb, share indices close mixed

Djuro Djakovic leads blue-chip gainers in Zagreb, share indices close mixed Author: Zagreb bourse. License: All rights reserved.

ZAGREB (Croatia), November 20 (SeeNews) - The share indices of the Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE) closed mixed on Wednesday, as diversified holding Djuro Djakovic [ZSE:DDJH] paced the blue-chip gainers, after falling the most in the previous trading day, ZSE data showed.

Djuro Djakovic's shares closed at 5.14 kuna, up 9.83%.

Earlier on Wednesday, local media reported that the Croatian government will provide state guarantees on a 9.4 million euro loan for Djuro Djakovic, to help unblock its accounts which were frozen last week. 

Power transmission equipment manufacturer Dalekovod [ZSE:DLKV] led the blue-chip losers on Wednesday, as its shares closed 1.76% lower at 5.58 kuna. 

Diversified company Adris Grupa [ZSE:ADRS] generated the highest trading turnover among the blue chips - 1.8 million kuna. The company's preferred shares closed 0.8% lower at 496 kuna. Its ordinary shares closed at 565 kuna, down 1.74%.

The ZSE's total trading turnover rose to 7.4 million kuna ($1.1 million/1.0 euro), from 6.8 million kuna on Tuesday.

The 25-share benchmark CROBEX index edged up 0.01% to 1,994.61 after rising 0.32% in the previous trading day. 

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, decreased by 0.31% to 1,178.24 after increasing by 0.40% on Tuesday. 

The fixed-income CROBIS index lost 0.15% to 115.9392.

(1 euro = 7.44030 kuna)