All four indexes of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) ended their second straight session in positive territory.
The BG40 index of the most traded stocks advanced by 2.02%, to 125.01 points. While the SOFIX blue-chip index gained 0.62%, to 454.07 points.
BGREIT and BGTR30 added 0.84% and 0.71%, to 49.17 points and 345.73 points, respectively.
BSE's overall turnover exceeded 1 mln leva coming to nearly 1.13 mln leva at the end of the session. The value of the over-the-counter trades topped 704 000 leva as at 2:50 p.m.
A total of 65 issues were traded on the day 38 of the stocks posting price gains.
Stara Planina Hold's stock price went up by 3.49% to 1.90 leva after only 300 shares traded. Synergon Holding advanced by 1.77%, to 2.30 leva per share. The traded volume on the position came to 23 400 shares.
The banking stocks ended the day mixed. Decliners included Central Cooperative Bank (-0.47%, to 1.47 leva) and First Investment Bank (-2.00%, to 2.70 leva). Corporate Commercial Bank's stock appreciated by 2.26% to 60.33 leva per share, while the stock price of Bulgarian-American Credit Bank remained unchanged at 17.70 leva per share.
More than 49,000 shares in Chimimport traded hands on the day. The stock appreciated by 3.69% to 2.64 leva per share. Мore than 24,000 preferred shares in the company were also traded on the day. The stock appreciated by 2.55%, to 2.62 leva per share.
Industrial Capital Holding closed 6.72% up at 3.00 leva per share, after 150 shares in the company changed hands on the day. Neochim was also among today's gainers advancing by 5.28%, to 31.90 leva per share.
Ifrastructure stocks ended today's session higher. Holding Roads closed 0.57% up at 2.82 leva per share, while Moststroy gained 0.70%, to 4.35 leva per share.
Trace Group Hold was the biggest gainer after its stock price went up by 2.95% to 73.20 leva per share.