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Sofia stock indices fall as Eurohold Bulgaria's shares drop 7.27%

Sofia stock indices fall as Eurohold Bulgaria's shares drop 7.27% Photo: Bulgarian Stock Exchange / All rights reserved.

SOFIA (Bulgaria), November 20 (SeeNews) - The share indices of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange closed lower on Wednesday, dragged down by a 7.27% drop in the share price of diversified holding Eurohold Bulgaria [BUL:4EH] to 1.53 levs ($0.87/0.78 euro), bourse data showed. 

The blue-chip SOFIX index fell 0.62% to 550.98 points, as Eurohold Bulgaria led decliners among its members along with Doverie United Holding [BUL:5DOV], which lost 2.01% to 2.92 levs.

The wider BGBX40 index, which tracks the 40 most traded shares on the Sofia bourse, decreased 0.38% to 109.02 points, while the BGTR30 index, in which companies with a free float of at least 10% have equal weight, shed 0.34% to 495.03 points, both affected by the fall in Eurohold Bulgaria's share price. 

The BGREIT index, which tracks real estate investment trusts, fell the least - by 0.14% to 129.50 points, due to a 1.96% drop in the share price of Bulgarian Real Estate Fund REIT [BUL:5BU].

Total regulated market trading turnover increased to 754,900 levs on Wednesday from Tuesday's 456,000 levs.

(1 euro = 1.95583 levs)