KATHMANDU, June 13: The single-day turnover of shares at the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse), which crossed Rs 21 billion about 10 months ago, has started to plunge below Rs 1 billion as the market index approaches 2,000 points.
KATHMANDU, Feb 18: The benchmark index opened Thursday’s session higher in the pre-opening session, but the index gave up most of its earlier gains within first trading hours. Nonetheless, the equity market maintained its footing in green throughout the latter trading hours. At the close, Nepse settled at 2,636.68 – up 25.83 points against the session earlier.
KATHMANDU: Stocks opened in green on Wednesday as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index climbed more than 4 points in the morning session. However, the bourse failed to hang on to its initial gains and traded flat in the afternoon. Stocks came under some pressure toward the end, eventually closing the day 4.98 points lower at 1,140.71 points.
KATHMANDU: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index, which started Wednesday's session at 1,150.74 points, witnessed a sharp rally in the initial trading hour. The index climbed as high as 1,172 points in the morning but gave up most of its gains by mid-session.
KATHMANDU: Stocks opened Tuesday's trading on a poised note and climbed above 1,190 points mark in the beginning hour. The Nepal Stocks Exchange (Nepse) index continued to see strength in the remaining trading hours and witnessed a surge mid-session that pushed the benchmark index over the crucial 1,200-point mark. Further rally toward the end saw the index close the day 23.33 points higher at 1,212.05 points.
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.
KATHMANDU: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index opened on a positive note with and added more than 12 points in the beginning of Monday's trading. Despite a slight pullback in the afternoon, the index managed to rise towards the closing hours. Eventually, Nepse managed to hold on to a gain of 12.49 points to end the day at 1,144.19 points.
KATHMANDU, Dec 7: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index started the session on a weak note, losing almost 10 points in the initial trading hour on Thursday. However, stocks surged after midday with the Nepse index erasing all its initial losses to trade almost 7 points higher. The index pulled back slightly toward the close, gaining 2.70 points to end the week at 1,120.84 points.
KATHMANDU, Nov 29: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) turned in a choppy trading session on Wednesday. Stocks initially traded in the upside with the benchmark index reaching an intra-day high of 1,163 points in the morning. However, stocks fluctuated thereafter maintaining negative bias over the course of remaining trading hours. At the close, Nepse posted a marginal loss of 2.10 point to settle at 1,159.38 points.
KATHMANDU: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) posted a loss of 3.36 points to settle at 1,205.20 points on Thursday. Though the benchmark index had begun trading session of the last week on a positive note by gaining more than 5 points in the initial trading hour, stocks struggled to hold on to the earlier gains and ended the day in red.
KATHMANDU: Stocks came under pressure in the first trading day of the week. Weakness persisted in the market throughout the day, with the index finally settling at 1,207.28 points, down by 13.70 points compared to the earlier trading session.
KATHMANDU: Stocks saw significant strength in the initial trading session on Tuesday with the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) Index adding almost 7 points. The index pulled back slightly in the afternoon erasing most of its earlier gains. Nonetheless, the index rose towards the final trading hours posting a gain of 7.43 points. At the close, Nepse settled at 1,224.36 points.
KATHMANDU: The sole securities market of Nepal witnessed weakness throughout the trading period on the week’s first day. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index, which fell sharply in the beginning hours, consolidated slightly mid-session. Nonetheless, stocks failed to recover the day’s losses, shedding 14.73 points to close at 1,226.38 points on Sunday.
KATHMANDU, Oct 12: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index gained 9.95 points to close the week at 1,228.28 points on Thursday. Though stocks slid in the first trading hour, a midday rebound helped the benchmark index pare all its initial losses to end the week on a positive note.
KATHMANDU, April 26: Nepal ranks second in South Asian countries in World Press Freedom Index of 2018. The World Press Freedom Index ranks 180 countries on indicators such as media independence, self-censorship, the rule of law, transparency and abuses.
KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The multi-dimensional poverty index, which counts deprivation under indicators including sanitation, drinking water, education and health, has halved in 8 years, according to the latest Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) report released by the National Planning Commission on Wednesday.
KATHMANDU, Oct 10 (RSS): Having suffered a fall in previous trading days, the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index has climbed up by 0.74 points on the third trading day of the week. The index closed at 1502 points. The sensitive index also rose by 0.22 points.