Nepse begins week with a dip

May 20, 2019 08:53 am

KATHMANDU: Majority of stocks lacked conviction during Sunday's trading session. The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index hovered around 1,320 points in the morning. Following some selling pressure in the afternoon, Nepse fell to as low as 1,312 points.

Nepse snaps four-day winning run

May 17, 2019 08:52 am

KATHMANDU: Stocks lacked conviction in the last trading session of the week as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index hovered around 1,320 points throughout the day. After climbing higher in the morning, the benchmark index pared its gains to fall to as low as 1,314 points in the afternoon. Though the index recovered toward the close, it maintained negative bias to settle 2.29 points lower at 1,318.71 points on Thursday.

KATHMANDU: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index continued to see strength in the day's trading and maintained a positive bias throughout the day's session. The benchmark index climbed as high as 1,334 points late in the afternoon but pulled back toward the close to end the day with a gain of 5.55 points at 1,321 points.

KATHMANDU: Stocks made a steady advance in the first half of Tuesday's session as the benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index briefly went above 1,320 points. The benchmark index, however, retraced slightly thereafter to close the day 14.12 points higher at 1,315.45 points.

KATHMANDU, May 14: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index began on a green note in the first trading hour on Monday.

Nepse surges 6.3 points

May 13, 2019 18:30 pm

KATHMANDU, May 13: The domestic share market today, the second day of the week, closed at 301.34 points by witnessing a rise of 6.30 points compared to the previous day.

KATHMANDU, May 13: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index began on a feeble note and traded slightly lower in the first trading hour.

KATHMANDU, May 11: The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index began week with a decline of around 17 points on Sunday. Monday saw the equity index recoup all of the losses, while Tuesday was marked with a modest gain of around 2 points.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index opened Thursday's trading on a sanguine note and traded in green in the first trading hour.

KATHMANDU, May 9: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index climbed above 1,300 points briefly in the morning session on Wednesday, but gave up all its gains by mid-day.

Nepse hovers near 1,300 points

May 8, 2019 08:37 am

KATHMANDU: Stocks opened Tuesday's trading on a strong note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index rallied more than 11 points in early trading. Nonetheless, the benchmark index pared most of its gains in the afternoon and traded flat for most of the remaining trading hours. Nepse closed the day with a modest gain of 1.87 points at 1,301.28 points.

KATHMANDU, May 6: Stocks faltered from the very beginning of Sunday's trading with the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index dropping more than 14 points within first hour.

KATHMANDU, May 1: Stocks opened higher in the morning but quickly gave up gains to trade in red in early trading on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, April 30: Stocks witnessed slightly volatile trading session on Monday as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index swung between gains and losses.

Nepse above 1,300 points

April 29, 2019 03:30 am

KATHMANDU, April 29: Stocks started the week on a strong note as the benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index shot up by more than 10 points in the initial trading hour on Sunday.

Nepse up 19 points as stocks rally

April 25, 2019 08:32 am

KATHMANDU: After initially showing lack of direction in morning trading, stocks witnessed significant strength after midday. Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index climbed to as high as 1,267 points in the afternoon but pulled back slightly. However, stocks witnessed another surge toward the close that pushed the benchmark index 19.14 points higher to 1,279.29 points.

KATHMANDU, April 24: Stocks witnessed some volatility on Tuesday as the benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index gyrated between gains and losses in the session.

Nepse surges 30 points to begin week

April 22, 2019 08:55 am

KATHMANDU: Nepali equities continued to see strength as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index kicked off the week's trading on a firmly positive note. Nepse traded flat in the initial trading hour but witnessed a steady surge after mid-day. The rally in the day saw the index close at its intraday high of 1,264.20 points – up significant 31.89 points against the session earlier.

KATHMANDU, April 20: The stock market remained closed on Sunday due to Nepalese New Year. The benchmark equity index witnessed strength in four trading days of the week – Monday to Thursday – with the index closing on green zone.

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.

Stocks begin year in green

April 16, 2019 03:30 am

KATHMANDU, April 16: Stocks began first trading day of the year on a slightly bullish note. The benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) climbed higher in the initial trading hour but gave up all of its gains by mid-session.

KATHMANDU, April 13: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index opened the last trading week of Nepali year on a strong note. The benchmark index added more than 17 points on Sunday. Strength carried over to Monday's sessions as the index went up another 9.32 points. Though the index witnessed some correction midweek and wiped more than 10 points on Tuesday, it saw marginal movements on Wednesday and Thursday with the index eventually closing the week 18.82 points, or 1.62 percent, higher at 1,184.02 points.

Nepse ends year on a flat note

April 12, 2019 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, April 12: The local bourse witnessed choppy session throughout Thursday. Though stocks climbed in the beginning hour with Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) reaching as high as 1,190 points, the benchmark index fell from its intraday high after midday to waver around the opening level for the remaining session.

Nepse posts modest gains

April 11, 2019 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, April 11: The secondary market witnessed a choppy session throughout Wednesday. After trading flat initially, the index went down marginally in the afternoon.

KATHMANDU, April 10: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) ended in red on Tuesday despite trading marginally higher in the afternoon session.

KATHMANDU, April 9: Stocks opened Monday's trading on a positive note. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index traded slightly in the red in the morning before posting a rally after mid-day.

Nepse ends the week flat

April 5, 2019 02:30 am

KATHMANDU, April 5: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) finished flat on Thursday -- the last trading day of the week. The benchmark index fell sharply in initial trading, shedding almost 6 points.

KATHMANDU, April 4: Stocks began trading on a positive note stretching previous day's surge. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index turned red briefly in the morning but traded higher for most of the remaining session.

Nepse stretches winning run

April 3, 2019 07:44 am

KATHMANDU: Stocks witnessed significant strength in Tuesday's trading as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index ended 13.72 points higher to close the day at 1,163.47 points. The benchmark index had gained almost 15 points by the afternoon session.

KATHMANDU, April 1: Stocks witnessed a surge in the beginning trading hour as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index almost hit 1,150 points mark in the morning.

Nepse extends gains to second day

March 27, 2019 02:30 am

KATHMANDU, March 27: The local stock market witnessed choppy trading for most of Tuesday's session. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index remained in red till afternoon.

Nepse rebounds after four-day losses

March 26, 2019 09:54 am

KATHMANDU: In the initial trading hour of Monday's session, stocks lacked conviction and traded slightly in the red. The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index gained some momentum in the afternoon and erased its earlier losses to trend over 5 points higher at mid-session. Despite a pullback, Nepse managed to close 3.87 points higher at 1,138.67 points.

Nepse extends losing streak

March 25, 2019 10:35 am

KATHMANDU: Stocks began trading on a feeble note as the benchmark equity index shed more than 9 points by the first half of Sunday's session.

Nepse down 7 points

March 20, 2019 03:00 am

KATHMANDU, March 20: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index climbed up by over 4 points in early trading on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, March 19: Stocks opened trading on a slightly positive note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index climbed more than 3 points in the afternoon.

KATHMANDU: Local equities began the week's trading on a strong note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index rallied almost 10 points in the initial trading hour Sunday. The index retraced slightly after mid-day but maintained a slight positive bias throughout the day. Nepse witnessed flat trading for most of the remaining session to close the day 5.99 points higher at 1,161.45 points.

KATHMANDU: After witnessing a sustained surge in the previous week, stocks eased slightly in the first trading day of the week as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index posted a gain of a modest 0.94 points on Sunday.

Nepse ends week on a high note

March 15, 2019 08:40 am

KATHMANDU, March 15: Stocks struggled in early trading session on Thursday as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) 7 points by midday. However, the index recovered its initial losses later in the afternoon posting a gain of 5.40 points to close the week at 1,155.50 points.

Nepse snaps six-day gaining streak

March 14, 2019 04:00 am

KATHMANDU, Mar 14: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index snapped six-day winning run as it shed 13.16 points on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU: Stocks witnessed considerable strength in Tuesday's trading as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index closed firmly higher at 1,163.26 points – up by 20.33 points compared to Monday.

KATHMANDU, March 11: Local equities opened the day's session on a flat note as the index remained unchanged in the initial trading. The index shed more than 9 points by mid-day.

KATHMANDU: Stocks opened the review period on a feeble note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index shed almost 5 points on Sunday to hit a fresh 3 year low at 1,100 points.

KATHMANDU, Mar 8: Stocks opened Thursday's trading on an optimistic note as the benchmark Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index gained almost 10 points in early trading.

KATHMANDU: The Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index traded flat for the first half of the trading session on Wednesday. After hovering around 1,100 points mark in the morning, stocks witnessed a surge late in the afternoon, which pushed the benchmark index 9.12 points higher. Nepse closed the day at 1,111.76 points.

KATHMANDU, Mar 6: Stocks started the day's trading on a flat note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index hovered around 1,100 points mark in the initial trading before dipping briefly below the psychological mark by midday.

KATHMANDU, Mar 4: The stock market posted some gains in early trading on Sunday -- the first trading day of the week. However, it failed to sustain the initial gain in the afternoon.

KATHMANDU: Local equities opened the week on a fragile note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index dropped more than 10 points on Sunday. Monday saw a gain of 7.41 points but the index gave up most of its gains on Tuesday as it pared 7.17 points.

KATHMANDU: Strength was visible in the local bourse in the initial trading hours on Wednesday. Equities began trading on a positive note as the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index added more than 8 points early in the afternoon.

Nepse nears 1,100 points

February 27, 2019 05:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: After witnessing a late rally in the previous day, trading opened on a flat note on Tuesday.

Nepse starts week on a negative note

February 25, 2019 05:00 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 25: Stocks showed some strength in the initial trading on Sunday. However, the Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) index erased its morning gains to trade in red for the remaining trading hours.