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NIS tops turnover list on Belgrade bourse, share indices end mixed

Author Radomir Ralev
NIS tops turnover list on Belgrade bourse, share indices end mixed Author: Belgrade Stock Exchange. License: All rights reserved.

BELGRADE (Serbia), November 23 (SeeNews) - Oil and gas company NIS [BEL:NIIS] generated the highest turnover on the Belgrade Stock Exchange on Friday, as share indices ended mixed, bourse data showed.

A total of 2,052 of NIS' shares changed hands, generating a turnover of 1.4 million dinars. The company closed flat at 680 dinars.

Cookware maker Metalac [BEL:MTLC] led the blue-chip gainers' list on the Belgrade Stock Exchange as its share price rose 1.89% to 2,050 dinars.

The BELEX15 index, which tracks the most liquid shares on the Belgrade bourse, went down 0.23% to 743.29 points on Friday. The index rose 0.52% on Thursday.

The broader BELEXline, a free‐float market capitalisation weighted index, closed flat at 1,566.66 points on Friday, after rising 0.38% on Thursday.

Lender Komercijalna banka [BEL:KMBN] paced the blue-chip decliners' list, as its share price fell 1.45% to 2,109 dinars.

The total stock trading turnover on the bourse decreased to 3.8 million dinars ($36,443/32,105 euro) on Friday from 36.95 million dinars on Thursday, as 159 share transactions were carried out. Trading on the multilateral trading facility (MTP) of the bourse came in at 641,948 dinars.

In the period between November 19 and 23, BELEX15 fell by 0.32%, while BELEXline rose by 1.76%.

The total value of trading in shares on the Belgrade stock market in the period between November 19 and 23 was 116.2 million dinars, versus 98.1 million dinars in the previous week. 

Trading in Treasury bonds contributed 2.092 billion dinars to the total turnover, versus 1.202 billion dinars last week.

(1 euro = 118.360 dinars)