KSE-100 index gains 441.62 points at close

KSE 100 Index today extended the positive rally since last Thursday as it gained more than 441.62 points at day end. The index was buoyed by the interim Finance Minister’s initiative to begin policy level talks with the International Monetary Fund showing current care-taker government’s initiative to address the twin deficit issues and declining reserves.

The continuous buying spree in the heavyweight stocks have also contributed to the index rally.

Volume traded at KSE – 100 index decreased by 29.67 percent during the session after total volume clocked in at 158.817 million versus 122.477 million yesterday.

Commercial Banks, OMC and Cement Companies during today’s session was at the lead today after collectively contributing more than 416 points.

Sector-wise all share index top sector turnover was led by Commercial Banks (84.711 million), Chemical (17.686 million), and Technology and Communication (18.35 million).

KSE – 100 Index at the day end moved a total of 441.62 points up by 1.01 percent, closing in at 44,144.20 with index high – low range of 44,170.72– 43,679.68

KSE – All Share Index Volume was at 223.263 million shares, the value of shares traded for all-shares index reached PKR 9.85 billion.

The index moved in the range of 491.04 points.

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

Net Gainers

Symbol

Companies

Net Change

NRL

National Refinery Limited

20.19

MUREB

Murree Brewery

16.9

LUCK

Lucky Cement

12.69

SEARL

Searle Company Ltd

11.15

SHFA

Shifa International Hospital

9.53

 

 

Net Losers

Symbol

Companies

Net Change

BATA

Bata Pakistan

-42.57

MARI

Mari Petroleum

-23.22

ABOT

Abbott Pakistan

-17.4

ICI

ICI Pakistan

-9.7

INDU

Indus Motors

-7.64

 

Volume Leaders

Symbol

Companies

Volume

BOP

Bank of Punjab

58,558,000.00

TRG

TRG Pakistan

15,404,500.00

PAEL

Pak Elektron

10,668,000.00

AICL

Atlas Insurance Company Limited

7,571,500.00

BAHL

Bank Al Habib limited

6,631,000.00

UBL

United bank Limited

5,163,200.00

SNGP

Sui Northern Gas

4,835,100.00

PIBTL

Pak Int Bulk terminal

4,737,000.00

SSGC

Sui Southern Gas

4,182,000.00

AKBL

Askari Bank Limited

3,418,000.00

 

Posted on: 2018-06-06T15:41:00+05:00