zim_stock.jpgLosses by heavy weight counters during today’s session on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange saw both the industrial and mining indices closing the day in the red.

The ZSE’s mainstream index was 0.76 points lower at 140.48 points. 

The resources index also lost further ground after shedding 3.88 points to close the day at 76.59 points.

The industrial index was weighed down by losses recorded by CAFCA which eased by 10.50 cents to 54.50 cents.

OLD MUTUAL tumbled 7 cents to 144 cents. MEIKLES slipped 1.50 cents to 18 cents, beverages manufacturer DELTA dropped 0.99 cents to 18.10 cents and DZLH retreated 0.50 cents to trade at 18.10 cents.

Gains were however recorded by few counters which include seed producer SEEDCO which inched up a cent to 111 cents.

ARISTON, MASH and ZPI gained 0.10 cents to 1.10 cents, 2.40 cents and 1.30 cents respectively.

Of the four mining counters on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange, HWANGE was the only one to trade in the negative territory after losing 2 cents to settle at 28 cents.

FALGOLD, BINDURA and RIOZIM were unchanged at previous levels.