Closing Bell: KSE-100 gains 415.61 points, up by 0.89%

This is the fourth day since Index has closed positive, since Friday last week adding 415 points at the close. The index moved up by 0.89 percent, driven by MSCI led stocks. The most points added to the index came from UBL, LUCK, SNGP, MCB and HBL cumulatively adding more than 200 points to the index.

Index gained further in addition to the last three days backed by the institutional buying. Sector wise performance was led by Media, Financials and Steel positive 3.5 percent. Volumes were led by Engineering, Chemical, and Cement and Financials stocks in today’s session.

The earnings and results seasons may heighten the faltering interest in the index for coming days.

The indexed gained a total of 415.61 points during the day, closing on 46949.04 points. KSE-100 touched an intraday high of 46989.27 points whereas fell to a low of 46533.43 points.

Top 5 Gainers

Symbol

Name

Points Change

SAPL

Sanofi-Aventis Pakistan Limited

+91.23

SRVI

Service Industries Limited

+42.79

KHTC

Khyber Tobacco Company

+41.00

SIEM

Siemens Engineering Pakistan

+38.79

HINO

Hinopak Motors

+30.00

 

Top 5 Losers

Symbol

Name

Points Change

SAPT

Sapphire Textiles

-46.00

MTL

Millat Tractors

-24.66

ISIL

Ismail Industries

-17.00

COLG

Colgate-Palmolive Pakistan

-15.00

AGTL

Al-Ghazi Tractors

-13.19

 

Index Highlights

 

Previous

Current

Net Change

Index Turnover

256,143,020

367,796,020

+111.6 million

Traded Value

17,610,310,870

16,847,088,271

-763.2 million

Market Capitalization

9,657,226,111,326

9,725,577,632,949

+68.3 billion

 

Top Ten Volume

Symbol

Name

Volume

KEL

K-Electric

29,457,500

BOP

Bank of Punjab

24,037,500

TRG

TRG Pakistan

23,311,000

ASL

Aisha Steel Limited

22,689,000

LOTCHEM

Lotte Chemical

22,347,000

ANL

Azgard Nine Limited

20,211,500

POWER

Power Cement

15,783,000

EPCL

Engro Power & Cement Ltd.

15,681,000

SSGC

Sui Southern Gas Company

12,441,000

DSL

Dost Steels Ltd.

11,387,500

Posted on: 2017-08-02T17:28:00+05:00