Haberler      English      العربية      Pусский         Kurdî      Türkçe Delivering News and Insights Around the World Keltis
  En.Haberler.Com - Latest News
SEARCH IN NEWS:
  HOME PAGE 22/08/2018 05:47 
13.02.2018 18:44 News >> Borsa Istanbul Down At Close

Borsa Istanbul Down At Close

Shares drop 0.28 pct; US dollar/Turkish lira rate stands at 3.8050, euro/lira rate rises to 4.6980.

Turkey's benchmark stock index dropped by 0.28 percent to close at 114,494.50 points on Tuesday, with a total trading volume of 5.1 billion Turkish liras ($1.34 billion).

Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index lost 327.10 points, while the banking and holding sectors indices fell 0.37 percent and 1.02 percent, respectively.

Among all sectors, the basic metal sector index was the best performer, rising 1.63 percent, while the sports sector index performed the worst, down by 2.23 percent.

Shares of conglomerate Koc Holding's defense company Otokar were the top gainers of the day, up 5.73 percent, while stocks of Turkish conglomerate Bera Holding suffered the most, falling 20 percent.

The top five most traded stocks were the national flag carrier Turkish Airlines, private lender Garanti, iron and steel producer Kardemir, leading defense company Aselsan and another private lender Akbank.

On Monday, the BIST 100 went up over 1 percent -- 1,231.32 points -- to close at 114,821.60 points. The trade volume was 5.1 billion Turkish liras ($1.34 billion).

The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange stood at 3.8050 as of 5 p.m. local time (1400GMT) on Tuesday, compared to Monday's close at 3.8080.

The euro/lira exchange rate climbed to 4.6980 on Tuesday, from 4.6650 the previous close.

The BIST Gold Exchange index gained 0.86 percent in value, while the price of gold per kilogram reached to 162,090 Turkish liras ($42,641) as of 5.30 p.m. local time (1430GMT), up from 161,500 liras ($42,485) at Monday's close.

As of 5.30 p.m. local time (1430GMT) Tuesday, the price of Brent oil was $62.11 per barrel, versus $63.27 at the previous close. -



        Latest News
Trump Quiet As Legal Woes Grow 7 minutes ago...
No mention of Cohen guilty plea, Manafort guilty verdict in campaign rally speech.
Prisoners İn US Strike To Protest 'Modern Slavery' 22 minutes ago...
Inmates demanding improved working conditions, end to prison slavery, voting rights.
July Most Violent Month Ever İn Mexico 22 minutes ago...
2018 on pace to be most violent year in Mexico.
US Congressman İndicted On Corruption Charges 22 minutes ago...
Duncan Hunter, wife charged for misuse of $250,000 in campaign funds.
Rohingya Returnees Tortured By Myanmar Police: Hrw 37 minutes ago...
'The treatment of these Rohingya refugees should be a warning sign,' says Human Rights Watch.

 
      Top News
Prisoners İn US Strike To Protest 'Modern Slavery' Prisoners İn US Strike To Protest 'Modern Slavery'
July Most Violent Month Ever İn Mexico July Most Violent Month Ever İn Mexico
Update: Ex-Trump Lawyer İmplicates President İn Hush Payments Update: Ex-Trump Lawyer İmplicates President İn Hush Payments
Iraq's Kurd Region Gov't Denies US Human Traffic Claims Iraq's Kurd Region Gov't Denies US Human Traffic Claims
Erdogan Greets Turkish Troops İn Southeast On Eid Erdogan Greets Turkish Troops İn Southeast On Eid
Turkey To Chair 2018 Disarmament Conference Session Turkey To Chair 2018 Disarmament Conference Session
Two Palestinian Youths Arrested İn Jerusalem's Old City Two Palestinian Youths Arrested İn Jerusalem's Old City
Kenya: 1 Million Bags Of Toxic Rice Seized Kenya: 1 Million Bags Of Toxic Rice Seized
Main Iraq Coalitions Form Majority Bloc İn Parliament Main Iraq Coalitions Form Majority Bloc İn Parliament
Turkish Presidential Aide Condemns Attack On US Embassy Turkish Presidential Aide Condemns Attack On US Embassy