The blue chip index fell to a 17-month low, after losing 1.74% to 1164 points.
BG40 declined 2.05% to 337.79 points, while BGREIT and BGTR30 lost 1.28% and 3.01% respectively to 94.35 points and 783.66 points.
Daily turnover stood at the hefty 11.62 mln leva (5.9 mln euros). 31 out of 141 active issues ended on negative territory. The value of block and other agreed transactions reached 593,000 leva. We witnessed cashing on several of the high liquid positions.
17 stocks in SOFIX declined and just 2 ended on positive territory. The gainers/decliners proportion for BG40 was 6/34.
Chimimport was today's highest liquid stock with 209 transactions. The shares of the Varna-based economic group lost 3.08% to an average of 8.19 leva at a turnover of 40,702 shares.
The second most liquid issue today was Eurohold Bulgaria with 144 deals. The holding's capitalization fell 1.17% to an average of 5.08 leva at turnover of 75,065 shares.
Central Cooperative Bank ranks third after 22,992 shares changed hands in 118 transactions. The price plunged 6.38% to 4.99 leva.
277,950 shares (the highest transacted volume today) in Elana Agricultural Land Opportunity REIT changed hands. The average price dipped 0.88% to an average of 2.26 leva.
The market capitalization of Industrial Holding Bulgaria shrunk by 3.95% to 7.3 leva a piece at a turnover of 262,345 shares.
Today's list f gainers includes Favorit Hold (+3.61% to an average of 12.92 leva), Billboard (+2.35% to 11.34 leva), Slanchev Briag (+1.4% to 14.5 leva), Petrol (+0.43% to 7.05 leva) etc.