KSE-100 index closes in green after 6 consecutive reds

Index today closed the session in green after adding a total of 25.13 points, up 0.06 percent closing the session at 41648.65 points. The index was positive mainly due to the passing of Finance Bill, Tax Amnesty and the Supplementary Budget grants.

The activity, however, remained dormant as investors await the passing of bill to kick in and yield positive results.

Volume traded at KSE – 100 index decreased by 1.437 percent during the session after total volume clocked in at 52.321 million versus 53.084 million yesterday.

Commercial Banks, Tobacco, Chemical, Cement, Cable and Electrical Products and Food and Personal Care companies during today’s session were at the lead today after collectively contributing more than 119.77 points.

Sector-wise all share index top sector turnover was led by Commercial Banks (14.478 million), Chemical (9.262 million), and Cement (9.115 million).

KSE – 100 Index at the day end moved a total of 25.13 points up 0.06 percent, closing in at 41,648.65 with index high – low range of 41,9312.68 – 41,591.44.

KSE – All Share Index Volume was at 88.410 million shares, the value of shares traded for all-shares index reached PKR 3.702 billion.

The index moved in the range of 321.24 points.

39 companies closed up, whereas 39 were down at the day end.


Gainers of the Day

Symbol

Name

Net Change

PAKT

Pakistan Tobacco Co Ltd. 

87

ILTM

Island Textile Mills Ltd. 

50.99

SHEZ

Shezan International Ltd. 

26.35

KHTC

Khyber Tobacco Co. Ltd. 

23.44

 

Losers of the Day

Symbol

Name

Net Change

BATA

Bata Pakistan Ltd. 

-113.95

INDU

Indus Motor Company Ltd.

-20.94

MARI

Mari Petroleum Company Ltd.

-20.26

SIEM

Siemens (Pak) Eng. Co. Ltd. 

-18

 

Volume Leaders

Symbol

Name

Volume

FCCL

Fauji Cement Company Limited

6,045,000

PAEL

Pak Electron Limited

5,927,000

EPCL

Engro Polymer & Chemicals Ltd.

5,535,000

FFL

Fauji Foods Limited.

3,641,500

BOP

Bank Of Punjab.

3,404,000

TRG

TRG Pakistan Ltd.

3,281,500

UNITY

Unity Foods Limited.

3,167,500

FABL

Faysal Bank Limited.

3,023,000

BYCO

BYCO Petroleum Pak Ltd.

2,706,500

Posted on: 2018-05-21T15:07:00+05:00