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Croatia's Djuro Djakovic leads blue-chip gainers on ZSE, share indices rise

Croatia's Djuro Djakovic leads blue-chip gainers on ZSE, share indices rise Author: Zagreb bourse. License: All rights reserved.

ZAGREB (Croatia), May 7 (SeeNews) - The share indices of the Zagreb Stock Exchange (ZSE) closed higher on Tuesday, with diversified holding group Djuro Djakovic [ZSE:DDJH] leading the blue-chip gainers, bourse data showed.

Djuro Djakovic shares closed 4.71% higher at 8.90 kuna.

Croatia's Zagrebacka Banka [ZSE:ZABA] paced the blue-chip decliners, as its shares closed 0.88% lower at 56 kuna.

Tourism company Valamar Riviera [ZSE:RIVP], whose shares were included on Monday in the composition of ZSE's Prime Market index, the CROBEXprime, generated the highest trading turnover on Tuesday - 9.2 million kuna, including a block transaction worth 2.0 million kuna.

Telecommunication services provider Hrvatski Telekom [ZSE:HT] generated a a block transaction turnover of 4.9 million kuna. 

On Monday, Hrvatski Telekom said it will distribute a dividend of 10 kuna per share this year, higher than last year's 6 kuna per share.

ZSE's total trading turnover jumped to 25.8 million kuna ($3.9 million/3.5 million euro), from 5.3 million kuna on Monday.

The 25-share benchmark share index CROBEX rose 0.59% to 1,838.28 after falling 0.87% on Monday.

The narrower of the ZSE's two blue-chip indices, the CROBEX10, which tracks the leading companies in terms of free float, market capitalisation and liquidity, added 0.60% to 1,087.73 after decreasing 0.89% in the previous trading session.

The fixed-income CROBIS index closed flattish at 113.1093, down 0.01%.

(1 euro = 7.40903 kuna)