KSE 100 index rises over 250 points on the back of Cement, Fertilizers and Food Sector

KSE – 100 picked up pace in the concluding half of today’s session by gaining 267 points to close at 39,932 points, 0.67% up by previous session’s end. The highest index mark was 40,012 points while the least recorded was 39,330 points, leaving a bracket of 681 points to move.

The total shares traded today locked in at 86.2 million, a decrease of 7.4% from yesterday’s trade. They valued at PKR 4.8 billion.

Cement, Food & Personal Care Products and Fertilizer remained the top net gainers by the end of the day, after contributing a total of 235.27 points to KSE – 100. The top net losers of the session were the Oil & Gas Exploration Companies after they took away 57.68 points from the 100 index.

A total of 64 companies within KSE – 100 ended the day positively while 26 ended negatively.

KSE All Share Index took a slightly larger leap of 298 points to end the day at 29,218 points. It peaked at 29,262 points and the lowest it dropped was to 28,826 points. A sum of 141.6 million shares were traded today, valuing at PKR 6 billion.

Cement led the sector turnover after trading 33.6 million shares. Commercial Banks with 11.8 million shares and Technology & communication with 11.5 million shares followed behind.

Within KSE, 204 companies ended the session in the green while 82 of them ended in the red.

 

Net Gainers

Symbol

Companies

Net Change

NESTLE

Nestle Pakistan Limited

520.00

COLG

Colgate-Palmolive Pakistan

135.00

PAKT

Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited

102.12

SAPT

Sapphire Textile Mills Limited

27.42

WYETH

Wyeth Pakistan Limited

25.00

 

Net Losers

Symbol

Companies

Net change

PMPK

Phillip Morris Pakistan Limited

-137.27

BHAT

Bhanero Textile Mills Limited

-40.74

INDU

Indus Motor Company Limited

-29.79

MARI

Mari Petroleum Company Limited

-23.20

ATLH

Atlas Honda Limited

-11.96

 

Volume Leaders

Symbol

Companies

Volume

FCCL

Fauji Cement Company Limited

17,741,500

TRG

TRG Pakistan Limited

8,054,000

FFL

Fauji Foods Limited

6,819,000

KEL

K-Electric Limited

5,392,000

UNITY

Unity Food Limited

5,014,000

 

 

Posted on: 2018-07-17T18:06:00+05:00

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