Benchmark KSE-100 index’s first session closed at 43,848.41 level, positive by 7.37 points. Up till now the 42.241 million shares are traded in the market. Market posted a high of 44,027.58 and a low of 43,799.53.
Cement Sector remained in the limelight as it gained more than 66 points during the first half of today’s session. On the other hand, Power Generation and Distribution Sector lost 21.89 points, Commercial Banking sector was down 21.42 points and Oil and Gas Exploration Companies Sector also lost 10.59 points.
Sectors that are Leader/Laggard at Mid Day
|Cement Sector||66.51||13.334m shares||Leader|
|Power Generation and Distribution Sector||-21.89||3.36m shares||Laggard|
|Commercial Banks||-21.42||0.936m shares||Laggard|
|Oil and Marketting Company||-10.59||0.198 m shares||Laggard|
Companies that closed the first session in green include Lucky Cement (LUCK), Maple Leaf (MLCF) and DG Khan Cement (DGKC).
However, the top three companies that lost points during the first half of today’s session include Hub Power Company Limited (HUBC), Dawood Hercules (DAWH) and Muslim Commercial Bank (MCB).
Companies that are Leader/Laggard at Mid Day