zim_stock.jpgStocks on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange industrial index ended lower than yesterday, extending losses for the fourth day, while the mining index saw a reverse in previous gains. 


The industrial index closed in the negative territory for the 4th consecutive day easing 1.23 points to close at 136.62 points in a trading session that was dominated by loses in heavily capitalised counters.


NATFOODS dropped 10 cents to settle at 115 cents and ECONET was down 5 cents to 375 cents.


However, there was a special bargain of 830 000 ECONET shares at 380 cents each.


SEEDCO lost 4 cents to trade at 100 cents as DELTA slipped 0.81 cents to 67.99 cents. AFRE shed 0.50 cents to 5 cents.


The losses were offset by ABCH which gained 2 cents to 70 cents, while BARCLAYS and DAIRIBORD ZIMBABWE both inched up 0.01 cents to close at 4 cents and 17.01 cents.


The mining index was down 0.57 points to close at 86.99 points.


RIOZIM traded a cent lower at 50 cents and BINDURA retreated 0.15 cents to close at 1.85 cents. FALGOLD and HWANGE remained at previous trading levels.