Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB) returned to a downward trend in April after it recovered in March most of the losses from the beginning of the year. Thus, in April, the main index of BVB – BET – fell by 4.3 percent, the monthly report shows. At the same time, BET Total Return (BET-TR) had in April a decrease slightly smaller than BET.
The value of transactions with shares increased in April to RON 1.135,6 (EUR 253.7 million) from RON 541.9 million (EUR 121.3 million) in March 2016. The turnover of shares is double compared to March and by 55.1 percent over the level recorded in the same period of 2015.
Average daily trading value was over RON 54.08 million (EUR 12 million) in April 2016, double from the one recorded in March 2016.
In April 2016, investors were traded in total shares, fund units, bonds and structured products with a total of almost RON 1,226 million (EUR 273.9 million), a double value as the one recorded in March 2016.
The market capitalization of all companies listed on the BVB was RON 130.2 billion (EUR 29 billion) in April 2016. Of this amount, the market capitalization of Romanian companies was RON 68.2 billion (EUR 15.2 billion), down from the previous month.
In January, the most traded five actions were: Romgaz (SNG), Fondul Proprietatea (FP), Banca Transilvania (TLV), OMV Petrom (SNP) and Electrica (EL), with a total value of more than RON 950 million.