Zagreb stock indices close higher, Optima Telekom shines
ZAGREB (Croatia), May 10 (SeeNews) – The Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE) stock indexes ended Monday’s session in the green, supported by the 2.4% rise in the share price of the provider of Optima Telekom telecommunications services [ZSE:OPTE], the stock market data showed.
Optima Telekom shares closed at 5.98 kuna, according to data from ZSE. The company led the blue chip losers on the previous trading day, when its shares lost 2.34% of their value.
Manufacturer of electrical equipment Koncar Elektroindustrija [ZSE:KOEI] lead the blue chip losers on Monday, as its shares ended the session down 0.71% to 695 kuna. Auto parts manufacturer AD Plastik [ZSE:ADPL] was the only other decline among blue-chips, closing 0.27% lower at 181.50 kuna.
The exchange’s total turnover was 9.6 million kuna ($ 1.5 million / 1.3 million euros) on Monday, as on the previous trading day, with the company. of tourism Valamar Riviera. [ZSE:RIVP] generating the highest turnover among blue chips. Valamar Riviera shares changed hands with a turnover of 4.1 million kuna, closing up 2.07% to 29.60 kuna.
ZSE’s 25-stock benchmark CROBEX rose 1.24% to 1,959.58 points on Monday after rising 0.25% on Friday.
The narrower of the ZSE’s two blue chip indexes, CROBEX10, which tracks major companies in terms of free float, market capitalization and liquidity, gained 1.06% on Monday, closing at 1,206.73 points, after gaining lost 0.18% on Friday.
(1 euro = 7.54017 kunas)