The stocks of infrastructure companies Trace Group Hold and Holding Roads accelerated in the beginning of today's session of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) and the speedometer did not drop below 130 km/h by the end of the day.
Trace's stock appreciated by 10.20% to 70.00 leva per share after 872 shares traded. Holding Roads advanced by 9.47% to 2.82 leva per share. The traded volume on the position amounted to 17,400 shares.
The strong interest in the stocks was prompted by the news that the two companies may turn out to be the favorites to build the Stara Zagora - Nova Zagora stretch of the the Trakia motorway.
Moststroy's stock price also went up considerably . The stock of the company appreciated by 8.07% to 3.75 leva per share. A total of 4,782 shares were traded.
Industrial Holding Bulgaria's stock price remained unchanged at 1.70 leva per share. The traded volume on the position amounted to 102,000 shares.
A total of 80,732 shares in Central Cooperative Bank traded hands on the day. The stock appreciated by 0.76% to 1.322 leva per share.
Kaolin was also among today's advancers. The stock added 4.34% to its value closing at 5.895 leva per share. A total of 10,357 shares in the company were transferred.
Etropal closed 6.38% up after 910 shares in the company changed hands.
BSE's overall turnover came to 2.33 mln leva. The bond market accounted for 1.17 mln leva of the figure. A total of 74 issues were traded on the day with 40 of the stocks posting price gains.
Three of BSE's indexes ended Wednesday' session higher: SOFIX (+1.01%, to 444.87 points), BG 40 (+1.43%, to 119.81 points) and BG TR30 (+1.03%, to 339.91 points). BG REIT was the only decliner slipping by 0.20%, to 46.03 points.