The total turnover of the day amounted Rs 77.31 crore where more than 16 lakh unit shares of 145 companies were traded through 5720 transactions.
The local bourse opened at 1191.93 this afternoon and went up to 1220 level within the initial hour and there after slipped meager points before closing at 1200.92 level.
Compulsorily trading of all commercial banks in demat led the investors ease in investing in those shares where the increase in demand of these shares has increased their respective share prices.
Maximum trading were done of shares like PRVU, SCBIL, NBB, GBIME, SBI, PCB, EBL and NABIL.
Shares price of companies like KMCDB, NICL, NLG, PIC, KBBL, JBBL and JEFL surged more than 8 percent today.
NEPSE has already broken the all-time high level and every surge in the level of the benchmark will take the NEPSE index to the new level.
HydroPower was the only sector to land in red today where Banking, Development and Finance gained 8.44 points, 10.42 points and 3.67 points respectively.
Insurance, Manufacturing and Others gained in double digits.- SSN