Romanian stock indices regain ground, with Transgaz leading first-class winners
BUCHAREST (Romania), January 4 (SeeNews) – Most Romanian stock indices ended in the green on Tuesday, as gas pipeline operator Transgaz [BSE:TGN] led top-notch winners, data from the Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB said.
Total turnover of BVB shares was some 27.5 million lei ($ 6.3 million / 5.6 million euros) on Tuesday, compared with 28.6 million lei on Monday, according to the BVB website.
Transgaz was the first blue-chip winner on Tuesday, as its share price rose 4.20% to 248 lei.
Blue chip lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] The share price gained 0.97% to 2.6150 lei in the largest trading turnover during the session, of 3.07 million lei.
Top-rated investment fund Fondul Proprietatea [BSE:FP] fell 0.10% to 1.99 lei in the second highest turnover of the day of 2.2 million lei.
Digi Communications, a premier Dutch company [BSE:DIGI], majority owner of Romanian company RCS & RDS, gained 3.46% to 42 lei in the third highest turnover of the day of 2.06 million lei. The company announced that it has completed the sale of its operations in Hungary to Hungarian IT and ICT solutions provider 4iG for 624.98 million euros ($ 709.6 million).
BET is the first index developed by BVB and represents the benchmark index for the local capital market. The BET reflects the performance of the most traded companies on the BVB regulated market, excluding financial investment companies (SIF). It now includes 20 companies.
BET-TR is the first total return index launched by BVB. It is based on the structure of the benchmark BET market index. BET-TR tracks changes in the price of its component stocks and is adjusted to also reflect dividends paid by the constituent companies.
The BET-FI is the first sector index launched by the BVB and reflects the price variations of RIS and other similar entities.
BET-BK has been designed to be used as a benchmark by asset managers and other institutional investors.
BET-NG is a sector index that reflects the evolution of all companies listed on BVB’s regulated market included in the energy and related utilities sector. The maximum index weight that a company can hold is 30%.
BET-XT tracks the price changes of the 25 most listed companies on the BVB regulated market, including RIS.
BET-XT-TR is the total return version of the BET-XT index, which includes the 25 most traded Romanian companies listed on the BVB.
ROTX is an index developed by BVB in collaboration with the Vienna Stock Exchange. It tracks, in real time, the price changes of blue chip stocks traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
BET AeRO is the first index for the AeRO market developed by BVB that reflects the price performance of representative companies listed on the AeRO market that meet the criteria of liquidity and free float market capitalization. It is a free float market capitalization weighted index, with a maximum weighting of 15% for any component of the index.
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Banca Transilvania SA is one of the largest banks in South Eastern Europe. For more references, take a look at the Top 100 Banks