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Romgaz leads blue-chip decliners on Bucharest bourse, stock indices end in red

Romgaz leads blue-chip decliners on Bucharest bourse, stock indices end in red Bucharest Stock Exchange Author (BVB) License: all rights reserved.

BUCHAREST (Romania), September 13 (SeeNews) - Natural gas producer Romgaz [BSE:SNG] led decliners among the blue-chips on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) on Monday, bourse data showed.

The total equity turnover of the BVB rose to 30.8 million lei ($7.3 million/6.2 million euro) on Monday from 30.5 million lei on Friday.

Blue-chip lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] lost 1.47% to 2.69 lei in the day's largest turnover, of 6.8 million lei.

Romgaz led blue-chip decliner, as its share price fell 1.95% to 32.6 lei in the day's second largest turnover, of 5.02 million lei.

Blue-chip oil and gas group OMV Petrom [BSE:SNP] gained 0.22% to 0.4610 lei in the third largest trading turnover during the session, of 4.63million lei.

The bourse announced that starting September 20, its BET index will include real estate developer One United Properties [BSE:ONE] and freight forwarder Transport Trade Services [BSE:TTS], adding up to a total of 19 companies.

Details follow:

BET 12,327.58 -0.60%
BET-TR 21,687.55


BET-BK 2,406.43 -0.18%
BETPlus 1,841.51 -0.59%
BET-FI 52,679.23 -0.47%
BET-NG 795.64 -0.66%
BET-XT 1,090.86 -0.51%
BET-XT-TR 1,921.14 -0.51%
ROTX 26,508.23 -0.38%


BET is the first index developed by BVB and represents the reference index for the local capital market. BET reflects the performance of the most traded companies on BVB’s regulated market, excluding financial investment companies (SIFs). It now includes 17 companies.

BET-TR is the first total return index launched by BVB. It is based on the structure of market reference index BET. BET-TR tracks the price changes of its component shares and is adjusted to also reflect the dividends paid by constituent companies.

BET Plus tracks the price changes of Romanian companies listed on BVB’s Regulated Market that meet minimum selection criteria of liquidity and free float. Financial investment companies are excluded from the index.

BET-FI is the first sector index launched by BVB and reflects the price changes of SIFs and of other assimilated entities.

BET-BK was designed to be used as a benchmark by asset managers and other institutional investors.

BET-NG is a sector index which reflects the evolution of all the companies listed on BVB’s regulated market included in the energy and related utilities sector. The maximum index weight a company can hold is 30%.

BET-XT tracks the price changes of the 25 most traded companies listed on BVB’s Regulated Market, including SIFs.

BET-XT-TR is the total return version of BET-XT index, which includes the 25 most traded Romanian companies listed at BVB.

ROTX is an index developed by BVB together with Vienna Stock Exchange. It tracks, in real-time, the price changes of the blue chip shares traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.

(1 euro=4.9444 lei)