BG40 hit a new record at 381.18 points, or 1.74% up from yesterday, and SOFIX added 1.60% to 1569.70 points. On a weekly basis, the blue chip indicator climbed 11.2%, and BG40 advanced 23%.
Today, the broad indicator was mainly boosted by the stock of Orgachim, which gained 7.58% to an average of 396.54 leva, while several transactions were made at 412 leva/share.
106,000 shares of Petrol AD changed hands today at an average of 5.07 leva, or 12.17% up from yesterday. The company's 1H net profit increased 3.24 times, from 4.79 mln leva (2.449 mln euros), to 15.53 mln leva (7.940 mln euros).
The good report posted by Sopharma helped the stock advance 2.74% to 7.51 leva. The pharmaceutical company's profit surged 35.1% to 19.5 mln leva (9.970 mln euros) in 1H.
The stock of Industrial Holding Bulgaria was also traded on positive territory today. The price rose 3.09% to an average of 11.69 leva. Meanwhile, Chimimport dropped 0.21% to 14.45 leva.
Bulgarian River Shipping AD jumped 14.78% to an average of 12.97 leva. The Russe-based company posted 1H profit in the amount of 3 mln leva (1.533 mln euros).
Trade with the stock of Himko AD Vratsa resumed today. 89,000 lots changed hands at 0.29 leva, or 32% up from the last trading session for the emission.
The shares of Captain Diado Nikola declined 23.33% to their lowest ever level - 122.67 leva. Currently bids are at 130 leva and asks at 145 leva/share.
Moststroy was also among the losing emissions today. The stock dropped 10.4% to 1 165.99 leva with 39 shares transferred.
Sofia Commerce-Pawn Brokerage and Web Media Group added 13.26% and 8.55%, respectively, to 5.81 leva and 2.92 leva/share.
BSE's daily turnover nearly touched 13 mln leva (6.646 mln euros).