Closing Bell: KSE-100 gains 135.30 points, up by 0.29%

This is the fifth session since Index has closed positive, since Friday last week. KSE-100 added 135.30 points at the close. The index moved up by 0.29 percent, driven by MSCI led stocks.

MacPac Films closed with upper lock after company announced it has acquired Cast Polypropylene Film Plant (CPP) with a production capacity of 7,000 MT per year.

Gadoon Textile Mills (a subsidiary of Younus Broth Group) was in the limelight as it announced financial results with an EPS of PKR 28.79/share along with a DPS of PKR 5/share. Profit after Tax for the company increased by 195 percent.

Sector wise performance in KSE-All Share Index was led by Media, Electricity and Beverages averaged 4 percent.

Volumes were led by Technology & Communication, Commercial Banks, and Textile Composite and Engineering stocks in today’s session.

The indexed gained a total of 135.30 points during the day, closing on 47084.34 points. KSE-100 touched an intraday high of 47167.63 points whereas fell to a low of 46857.45 points.

Top 5 Gainers

Symbol

Name

Points Change

BATA

Bata Pakistan

98.99

MUREB

Murree Brewery Pakistan

27

ARPL

Archroma Pakistan

23.59

HCAR

Honda Atlas Cars Ltd.

17.37

PICT

Pakistan International Container Terminal Ltd.

16.4

 

Top 5 Losers

Symbol

Name

Points Change

PMPK

Phillip Morris Pakistan

-139.42

PAKT

Pakistan Tobacco Company Ltd.

-84.75

KHTC

Khyber Tobacco Company

-42.89

WYETH

Wyeth Pakistan

-41.06

SIEM

Siemens Pakistan

-21.08

 

Index Highlights

 

Previous

Current

Net Change

Index Turnover

367,796,020

455,270,410

87.4 million

Traded Value

16,847,088,271

16,156,993,420

-690 million

Market Capitalization

9,725,577,632,949

9,743,139,528,556

+17.56 billion

 

 

Top Ten Volume

Symbol

Name

Volume

KEL

K-Electric

44,666,500

BOP

Bank of Punjab

43,233,500

ANL

Azgard Nine Limited

33,540,500

HUMNL

Hum Network Limited

23,536,500

TRG

TRG Pakistan

22,909,000

ASL

Aisha Steel Limited

21,876,500

BYCO

Byco Petroleum Pakistan

14,987,500

LOTCHEM

Lotte Chemical

12,976,000

SSGC

Sui Southern Gas Company

12,892,000

WTL

Worldcall Telecom Ltd.

11,929,000

Posted on: 2017-08-03T17:53:00+05:00