KATHMANDU, Dec 13: The Nepal Stock Exchange index today increased 7.6 points to close at 1148.78. Likewise, the sensitive index, which measures the performance of class 'A' stocks, also surged 1.64 points to sit at 244.70.
The market witnessed the trading of over Rs 323 million worth of 997,672 shares of the total 154 companies. Shares of seven subgroups made gains out of 10, while three dipped. Banking increased 8.55 points, while development bank 8.87, hydropower 8.8, non-life insurance 65.79, production 5.38, microfinance 11.61 and life-insurance 30.27. But three subgroups including hotel, finance and others went down 1.85 points, 0.44 and 2.57 respectively. RSS