Trading on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) ended Tuesday in the negative after the mainstream index slipped further down amid loses in heavyweight counters.

The industrial index went further down by 0.32 points (0.24%) to close at 135.76 points.

Diversified concern Meikles lost a hefty 1.50 cents to close at 8.50 cents as telecommunications giant, Econet lost 0.50 cents to 16.50 cents.

Innscor and Simbisa both went down by 0.25 cents to 47.75 cents and 16.25 respectively.

Beverages manufacture Delta was the only counter which went up after gaining 0.19 cents to close at 80.19 cents.

The mining index was flat at 60.85 points.

Bindura (Bind.ZW), Falgold (Falg.ZW), Hwange (HCCL.ZW) and Riozim (Rioz.ZW)  remained unchanged at previous trading levels at 4 cents, 1 cent, 3 cents and 0.3265 cents.