Three of the indexes of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) ended Thursday's session lower. Decliners included SOFIX (-0.28%, to 435.28 points), BG 40 (-0.24%, to 117.36 points) and BG REIT (-1.11%, to 46.49 points). BG TR30 was the only gainer on the day advancing by 0.01%, to 334.17 points.
BSE's overall turnover came to 577,220 leva. The bond market accounted for nearly 200,000 leva of the total.
A total of 76 issues were traded on the day with 32 of the stocks posting price gains.
EMKA was among the strong performers on the day. A total of 16,563 shares in the company traded hands on the day. The stock appreciated by 4.28%, to 2.90 leva per share.
Stara Planina Hold's stock price continues to advance. The stock closed 0.43% up at 2.099 leva per share. The traded volume on the position came to 2,450 shares.
Central Cooperative Bank gained 2.24% to 1.31 leva per share, whole First Investment Bank closed 0.59% up at 2.52 leva per share. Bulgarian-American Credit Bank was also among today's gainers. The stock price of the ban went up by 1.40%, to 17.75 leva per share.
Trace Group Hold shed 2.32% to 63.002 leva per share, while Moststroy and Holding Roads gained 0.03% and 0.08% to 3.489 leva and 2.49 leva per share, respectively.
Eurohold Bulgaria also ended the day lower. The stock of the company lost 2.07%, of its value closing at 1.322 leva per share.
A total of 104,096 shares in Bulgaria Real Estate Fund traded hands on the day. The stock appreciated by 1.87%, to 0.382 leva.