Share Market falls 0.4% on the first day of the month; Salt Trading Corporation( on the gaining streak


Nepal Share Market Today

The share market fell 4.59 points today (Mangsir 1, 2076) with the Nepse index closing in 1135.95 points. Likewise, the sensitive index closed on 250.06 points, 0.11 points lower than yesterday. A total of 833,881 shares were traded through 4,519 transactions of 163 companies. The total turnover for the day stood at Rs. 22.84  crores.

Today’s Nepse index is shown below:

Nepse Chart


The mutual fund sub-index was the top gaining index with a rise in value by 1.6 percent. On the other hand, the microfinance index lost the most with a 0.45 percent decline in value.

Top Gainers

Salt Trading Corporation (STC) and Panchthar Power Company (PPCL) remained as the top gainer stocks for the day. The share price of STC and PPCL advanced by 9.91 percent and 9.68 percent and closed on Rs. 943 and Rs. 102 respectively.

The top 5 gainer stocks of the day are also shown in the table below:

Top Losers

Global IME Sammunat Scheme (GIMES1) and Ankhu Khola Jalvidyut (AKJCL) were the top loser stocks of the day. The price of GIMES1 and AKJCL stocks declined by 5.66 percent and 5.26 percent to close on Rs. 8 and Rs. 54 respectively.

The top 5 losers in Nepal Share Market today:

Top Turnover

NMB Bank (NMB) and Nepal Bank (NBL) were the top turnover stock of the day. NMB made the highest turnover of Rs. 4.30 crores while NBL stock turnover stood at Rs. 1.34 crores.

The five top turnover stocks in Nepal Share Market today are:



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