zim_stock.jpgThe Zimbabwe Stock Exchange industrial index ended the day in the negative, shedding 0.54 points to close at 136.29 points, while the mining index rose by 0.70 points.

CAFCA dropped 7 cents to trade at 62 cents as PPC slipped 5 cents to 240 cents. DELTA eased one cent to settle at 67 cents.

On the other hand, CBZ gained 0.50 cents to 6 cents, while DAIRIBORD ZIMBABWE and FIDELITY LIFE inched up 0.10 cents to 17.10 cents and 16 cents each.

MASH HOLDINGS was 0.05 cents firmer at 2 cents and AFRICAN SUN pushed up 0.02 cents to 0.75 cents.

OK ZIMBABWE traded unchanged although there was a special bargain of 50 million shares at 10.50 cents.

In mining, the index closed at 85.71 points after gaining 0.70 points.

RIOZIM had firm bid at 52 cents, whilst BINDURA FALGOLD and HWANGE were unchanged at previous trading levels.