zimbabwestockexchangelogo.jpgThe Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) Industrial Index opened the week on a low note recording its 10th consecutive loss as it eased 0.59 points to close at 141.98 points.

While the Industrial Index continued to trade in the red, the Mining Index was unchanged at 92.38 points.

On the mainstream index, BAT lost 3 cents to 180 cents while Afre and Old Mutual both slipped a cent each to trade at 6 cents and 170 cents respectively.

However, a special bargain of 500 000 Old Mutual shares went through at 180 cents.

M&R and OK Zimbabwe dropped 0.50 cents each to close at 11 cents apiece.

Truworths retreated 0.50 cents to 6 cents and Innscor shed 0.30 cents to 60.70 cents.

On the upward side, PPC gained 5 cents to trade at 265 cents while Border was a cent firmer at 15 cents.

FBCH gained 0.50 cents to 7.20 cents and Powerspeed inched up 0.10 cents to settle at 1.40 cents.

The Mining Index was steady at 92.38 points.

Falgold, Hwange and RioZim were unchanged at previous trading levels despite Bindura easing 0.50 cents to close at 2 cents.