Romanian stock indices start week in the red, Sphera leads blue chip declines
BUCHAREST (Romania), October 4 (SeeNews) – Romanian stock indices started the week in the red as restaurateur Sphera Franchise Group [BSE:SFG] led to blue chip declines, data from Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB said.
Total turnover of BVB shares was some 33.2 million lei ($ 7.8 million / 6.7 million euros) on Monday, compared to 49 million lei on Friday, according to the website. of the BVB.
Sphera Franchise Group, which is the manager of the KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands in Romania, led the blue chip declines on Monday as its share price fell 2.19% to 15.6 lei.
Leading natural gas producer Romgaz [BSE:SNG] increased 0.57% to 35 lei in the largest trading turnover during the session, from 9.43 million lei.
Prime lender Banca Transilvania [BSE:TLV] lost 1.13% to 2.6250 lei in the second highest turnover of the day of 6.59 million lei.
Leading manufacturer of PVC pipes and fittings TeraPlast SA [BSE:TRP] fell 0.63% to 1.2520 lei in the third highest turnover of the day of 3.73 million lei.
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.
BET Plus follows the price changes of Romanian companies listed on the BVB regulated market that meet the minimum liquidity and free float selection criteria. Financial investment companies are excluded from the index.
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 follows, in real time, the price changes of blue chip shares traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
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