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Ljubljana stock exchange indices close up in higher turnover

Ljubljana stock exchange indices close up in higher turnover Photo: Ljubljana Stock Exchange / All rights reserved.

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), September 13 (SeeNews) - The two stock indices on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange (LJSE) rose on Monday amid higher turnover, bourse data showed.

The blue-chip SBITOP index gained 0.86% to 1,179.10 points. The SBITOP TR index, which also tracks dividend distribution, added 0.83%, closing at 1,371.59 points, LJSE data showed.

Pharmaceutical company Krka [LJE:KRKG] gained most in share value on Monday, as its shares ended the session up 1.82% at 112 euro. Telekom Slovenije [LJE:TLSG] was another notable winner, with shares closing 1.48% higher at 54.80 euro.

Insurer Sava Re [LJE:POSR] was the sole decliner among the members of the two indices. Its shares lost 0.36% and closed at 27.40 euro.

LJSE's total turnover rose to 1.19 million euro ($1.4 million) on Monday from 899,496 euro generated on Friday.

Seaport operator Luka Koper [LJE:LKPG] was the most liquid company on the bourse on Monday, generating 424,243 euro of turnover. Its shares closed flat at 24.60 euro.

($ = 0.8471 euro)