Share market falls 8.12 points


KATHMANDU, Oct 9: The domestic share market has experienced the fall by 8.12 points today.

With this fall it has reached 1501 points, according to Nepal Stock Exchange. The share market opened on Sunday after long Dashain vacation and fell by 32 points on Sunday.

Similarly, the sensitive index measuring the shares of big companies has also gone down by 1.53 points. Shares of all groups except some groups have fallen today. A total of 643,005 units of share of 152 companies were traded at Rs 316.8 million.

However, transaction of other groups has increased today, according to Nepal Stock Exchange.

Share of bank has fallen by nine points, of hotels by 1.6 points, of the development banks by 12.63 points, of hydropower companies by 6.29 points, of insurance companies by 47.27 points and of the financial sector by 8.14 points.

Securities Board of Nepal has, through a notice, urged the investors to remain alert against the tendencies manipulating the share market. RSS