KARACHI: Benchmark KSE-100 Index closed at 44,301 following an augmentation of a nominal 46 points on the week’s last trading day.
Rs. 10.6b worth of 284m shares changed hands today. Value of the shares of 203 companies augmented, 131 plummeted and 27 remained stagnant.
Chemical and Cement Sectors led the trade today with 61.6m and 50.4m shares respectively. Today’s top five traders of shares were: Lotte Chemical, 49.3m shares (+3.78pc); Dewan Cement, 19.5m shares (+4.98pc); Power Cement, 17.5m shares (+2.46pc); Bank of Punjab, 14.5m shares (+0.78pc); K-Electric Ltd., 12.4m shares (+2.53pc).
PSX: US motion to put Pakistan on a terror financing watch-list lets bears growl all over the bourse!
KARACHI: Due to domestic political noise alongwith intimation that Pakistan has been given a three-month let-off by an international watchdog over a US-led motion to put the country on a terror-financing watch allowed bear bleed the bourse red that closed at 42,920 shedding 375 points.
Rs. 8.5b worth of 188m shares were traded today. Value of the shares of 177 companies plummeted, 154 augmented, while 18 remained stagnant.
Cement, Chemicals, Food & Personal Care Products Sectors led the trade today with 19.7m, 18.9m and 18.7m shares respectively.
Today’s top five traders of shares were: Azgard Nine Ltd., 15.3m shares (-5.22pc); Lotte Chemical Ltd., 9.5m shares (+1.38pc); TRG Pak Ltd., 9.3m shares (+1.35pc); Dost Steels Ltd: 8.4m shares (+3.18pc); Matco Foods Ltd., 8.1m shares (+5.00pc).
PSX: Benchmark KSE-100 Index sheds 54 points on week’s 1st trading day!
KARACHI: The looming specter of FATF meeting in Paris that could result in putting Pakistan on a watch-list enabled bear growl all over the bourse on week’s first trading day.
With a loss of 54 points, benchmark KSE-100 Index closed at 43,573. Rs. 5.1b worth of 126.9m shares were traded today. Value of the shares of 193 companies augmented, 140 plummeted, while 26 remained stagnant.
Food/Personal Care Products, Cement & Communication Sectors led the trading with 19.3m, 14.9m and 12.2m shares respectively. Top five traders of shares today were: Fauji Foods Ltd., 9.8m shares (+4.97pc); TRG Pak Ltd., 7.5m shares (-2.94pc); Matco Foods Ltd., 6.8m shares (+3.19pc); Dewan Salman, 6.6m shares (+3.53pc); Dewan Cement, 5.9m shares (-2.85pc).