The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange closed trading of the week on a higher note buoyed by gains in the heavyweight counters.

The industrial index added 0.56 points to settle at 140.92 points ahead of the Easter holidays with the mining index being flat at 60.11 points.

Hippo Valley gained 4.80 cents to close at 44.00 cents, FBC Holdings advanced by 0.46 cents to 8.58 cents while Econet shifted up 0.25 cents to trade at 17.41 cents.

Edgars was 0.20 cents stronger at 4.10 cents.

CBZ Holdings was the only counter trading in the negative territory losing 0.02 cents to trade at 9.96 cents.

Week on week industrial index gained 0.84 points.

Bindura, Falgold, Hwange and RioZim remained unchanged at previous trading levels.

Week on week the mining index lost 0.01 points (0.02%).