Trade in Zarneni Hrani Bulgaria accounted for 44.4% of the total trading turnover of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) today. A total of 1.514 mln shares in Zarneni Hrani Bulgaria traded hands in 32 transactions today. The total value of the deals stood at 3.18 mln leva.
Kaolin was the most traded stock with 220 deals today, Profit.bg data show. Kaolin booked 1.35 mln leva gross profit for the first quarter of 2008, the report of the company published earlier today revealed. The market reacted to the news and Kaolin's stock price skidded over 7% lower to 12.05 lеva per share.
Three of BSE's four stock indexes ended the day with losses. The broader BG40 index declined by 1.36% to 328.94 points, while the SOFIX blue-chip index slipped by 1.32% to 1,139.90 points. The BGTR30 index of best performers in total return closed 1.31% lower at 766.39 points. The BGREIT index advanced by 0.11% to 93.59 points.
Chimimport and Petrol were actively traded today. The stock of the holding company depreciated by 0.12% to 8.32 leva per share, while the stock price of the fuel distributor went 1.01% down to 6.82 leva per share. Starter battery maker Monbat shed 0.60% of its value closing at 24.94 leva per share.
Synergon Holding's stock depreciated by 1.11% to an average of 8.00 leva per share. Stara Planina Hold closed over 3% down at 5.43 leva per share. Slanchev Bryag's stock price went 0.65% down, despite yesterday's announcement of the company that it would distribute 2.69 leva dividend per share.
Neochim and Bulgartabac Holding advanced by 2.76 and 7.37% to 58.38 leva and 29.00 leva per share, respectively. BSE's total trading turnover stood at 7.155 mln leva today.