Pakistan Stock Exchange ends Tuesday down 2.15% at 41115.78 points

Down and down she goes, the KSE-100 Index could not contain itself as it went crumbling down throughout the day. Index heavy weights including cement, commercial banks, and fertilizers tanked during today’s session taking away 492 points amongst them.

KSE-100 Index at the day end lost a total of 903.12 points down by 2.42%, closing at 41115.78 points. Index Volume was 62.26 million shares, value of shares traded was PKR 5.74 billion with index low-high range of 41025.28 – 42043.21.


Almost all of the sectors listings in PSX-100 closed in red, barring Chemicals and Miscellaneous Stocks. Yesterday, the index lost more than 390 points at day’s end. The market has lost a total of 1293 points in the first two days of October.

Political uncertainty lingering since the disqualification of ex-PM and the recent cases of National Accountability Bureau against Ex-Prime Minister and Finance Minister Mr. Ishaq Dar have grabbed attention of the investors.

According to NCCPL data, Foreign Investors were net sellers yesterday, with a declining exposure in Oil & Gas Marketing Companies, Textile Composite and Power Generation & Distribution stocks.

7 companies closed up, whereas 81 were down at the day end.


5 – Gainers of the Day

Symbol

Name

Net Change

MARI

Mari Petroleum

12.99

SHFA

Shifa International

8.52

PSMC

Pak Suzuki Motors Ltd.

7.39

ICI

ICI Pakistan

6.77

IGIIL

IGI Life Insurance

1

 

5 – Losers of the Day

Symbol

Name

Net Change

MUREB

Murree Brewery Pak

-41.06

INDU

Indus Motors Ltd.

-28.15

LUCK

Lucky Cement Pak

-27.52

MTL

Millat Tractors Ltd.

-22.79

ATLH

Atlas Honda Ltd.

-22.18

 

Volume Leaders

Symbol

Name

Volume

MLCF

Maple Leaf Cement Factory

9,567,100

TRG

TRG Pakistan Ltd.

6,830,000

KEL

K-Electric Ltd.

6,804,500

BOP

Bank of Punjab

4,634,500

FCCL

Fauji Cement Company Ltd.

3,348,000

DGKC

D.G. Khan Cement Co. Ltd.

3,285,200

SNGP

Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd.

2,693,600

PIBTL

Pakistan International Bank Terminal Ltd.

2,261,500

NCL

Nishat Chunian Ltd.

2,056,500

FFC

Fauji Fertilizer Co. Ltd.

1,695,500

 

 

Posted on: 2017-10-03T18:16:00+05:00