Monday, 31 October 2016 21:09

Stocks extend loss as major sectors dip

> Newsflash Desk Stocks extended loss to maintain falling trend for the second consecutive day of the week on Monday as most of the major sectors closed lower. Among the falling major sectors were financial institutions, textile, jute, mutual fund and IT sector when 123 securities of the large-cap group incurred loss due to lower activities. Tannery industries, textile, food and allied and miscellaneous advanced at the day's closing marginally. The broader index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) finished the session of the week 12.91 points down at 4592.18. The Shariah DSES and the blue-chip DS30 also followed it by…