The BG40 index added 4.61% to its value on a weekly basis, while the SOFIX gained 5.19% over the last five days.
Only a session away from the month's end, the BG40 stands 13.58% lower compared to the end of February. The SOFIX has shed 12.77% of its value over the last 19 sessions.
A total of 35 of BG40's 40 components posted weekly gains, while four companies closed the week with losses. These included Bulgarian Holding Company, Holding Varna A, Mostrstroy and Lead & Zinc Complex. Elana Agricultural Land Opportunity Fund's stock price remained unchanged at 2.30 leva per share.
Seven of BG40's constituents gained more than 10% over the week. Sparky Eltos was the biggest winner (21.43%), while Petrol and Devin added 15.49 and 14.17% to their stock price, respectively. Aroma, Bulgarska Roza Sevtopolis, KRZ Odessos and Zaharni Zavodi also added more than 10% to their market capitalization this week.
The stock price of a total of 18 of the 40 companies included in the calculation of the index went up by more than 5% over the week, Profit.bg data show. The combined market capitalization of the companies listed on BSE amounted to 23.59 bln leva at the end of today's session.