Blue chip treasury shares little changed in January
The treasury share stocks of the Budapest Stock Exchange's four blue chip issuers changed only slightly in January, with the stock down slightly for OTP, up slightly for Richter and unchanged for MOL and Magyar Telekom.
OTP had 3,685,828 treasury shares at the end of January, down slightly from 3,699,724 at the end of December. The treasury shares accounted for 1.32% of OTP's registered capital at the end of January, unchanged from a month earlier.
Drugmaker Richter had 1,367,380 treasury shares at the end of January, up slightly from 1,365,687 at the end of December. The treasury shares accounted for 0.73% of Richter's registered capital at the end of January, unchanged from a month earlier.
The number of treasury shares held by oil and gas company MOL and Magyar Telekom were unchanged at 2,842,147 (2.72% of registered capital) and 390,862 (0.04%), respectively.
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