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PSX: Bulls not butchered during Eid-ul-Azha took retreat at the bourse!

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KARACHI: After days of bearish trend bulls entered the bourse after Eid-ul-Azha holidays facilitating the benchmark KSE-100 Index augment 1.39 per cent closing at 41,779 points.

Overall Rs. 6.54b worth of 107.77m shares changed hands today. Value of the shares of 250 companies augmented, 92 plummeted, while 16 remained stagnant.

Engineering, Oil & Gas Marketing Cos. and Technology sectors dominated today’s trade with 15.97m, 11.46m and 11.34m shares changing hands respectively.

Top five traders today were: TRG Pak Ltd., 9.5m shares (+4.97pc); Aisha Steel Mills  8.1m shares (+5.10pc); Sui Southern Gas,  6.4m shares (+2.33pc); Azgard Nine: 6.3m shares (+3.40pc) and K-Electric Ltd., 6.3m shares (+0.82pc).

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PSX: Marred by political ambiguity the bourse experiences low-key activity today!  

SANA MAHMOOD

KARACHI: The prevailing vagueness in the economic as well as political scenario of the country forced PSX fall flat closing at 42,750 points on the week’s last trading day.

Rs. 5.45b worth of 132m shares changed hands, with value of the shares of 167 companies augmenting, 170 plummeting and 26 remaining stagnant.

Technology, Power and Textile sectors dominated the bourse with trading of 24.4m, 12.5m and 11.7m shares today.

Top five leading handlers of shares on the last trading day of the week were: WorldCall Telecom, 17.6m shares (+2.62pc); Engro Polymer, 8.9m shares (+3.03pc); K-Electric Ltd., 6.8m shares (+0.48pc); Dewan Motors, 6.4m shares (+4.82pc); Bank of Punjab, 6.3m shares (-1.87pc).

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PSX: Raid at Dar’s house & Model Town Report let bears bleed the bourse red!

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KARACHI: News that last night NAB personnel raided the house of Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar armed with an arrest warrant forced bulls leave the bourse after many sessions.

Court’s orders to make the judicial report of Model Town carnage public too allowed the bears growl forcing KSE-100 Index close at 42,800 today post shedding 572 points.

Today Rs. 8.7b worth of 165.7m stocks changed hands. The value of the shares of 253 companies plummeted, 94 augmented while 33 remained unchanged.  

Technology, Power Generation and Gas Sectors led the trade today with 18.9m, 15.1m and 15m shares.

Today’s top five traders of the shares were K-Electric Ltd., 12.5m shares (+1.30pc); Sui Southern Gas 11.2m shares (-0.18pc); Engro Polymer, 9.9m shares (+1.66pc); WorldCall Telecom, 8.6m shares (+1.78pc); TRG Pak Ltd., 8.3m shares (-4.44pc).

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European consortium Airbus inaugurates first completion/delivery center in China

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TIANJIN: European consortium Airbus has inaugurated a $240m completion center here that will be receiving large bodied aircraft A330s from France.

 

 

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