KSE – 100 continued to remain on its negative spell after losing 104 points during the day. The Index was not affected by the announcement of CPI growth of 3.97%, as it was well within in the expected range. PSMC went up by +3.55% after it announced four new products in the market sending the prices for the stock soaring.
Market participation for the 100 Index increased to 67.87mn shares up by 43.5%. Daily traded value for the 100 Index increased to USD 47.94mn compared to USD 36.60mn in the previous session up 31%.
Sector-wise all share index turnover was led by Power Generation & Distribution (34.62 million), Technology & Communication (25.71 million), and Textile Composite (13.96 million) with Engineering (4.66 million) and Fertilizer (4.43 million) stocks trailing at the bottom.
KSE-100 Index at the day end moved a total of -104.40 points up by 0.26%, closing in at 39945.41 points.
Index Volume was at 67.86 million shares, value of shares traded for all-shares index reached PKR 5.08 billion with index high-low range of 40084.97 – 39892.34.
The index movement was limited within the 192.63 points range.
37 companies closed up, whereas 47 were down at the day end.
Gainers of the Day
Pak Suzuki Motors
JDW Sugar Mills
Losers of the Day
Attock Refinery Ltd.
Sui Northern Gas Co. Ltd.
Sui Southern Gas Co.
Fauji Cement Co. Ltd.
Maple Leaf Cement Co.
Habib Bank Ltd.