Pakistan Stock Exchange gains 72.72 points

Index closed slightly up today after closing for consecutive five sessions in red. Up by a meagre 72 points, KSE-100 witnessed a very low key investor participation as political noise continues to take precedence. Ashura holidays, lack of triggers failed to entice local interest despite index witnessing a net buying position yesterday.

Oil Sector was star of the session today, with outlook for international oil prices looking relatively brighter, Pakistan Oilfields POL PA share price went up +3.6% by the day end, however PPL (+0.56%) and OGDC (+0.16) remained almost flat despite rise in international crude oil prices. Trading in the range bound region, volume and value were rather dull during the day.

Analysts expect the activity to remain subdued tomorrow, an investors await the monetary Policy statement expected to release tomorrow. State Bank Monetary Policy Committee is expected to announce Monetary Policy Statement tomorrow via a press release.

Analysts expect the market activity to remain subdued due to monetary policy announcement.

Indices

Symbol

Close

Change

High

Low

Total Volume

Time

KSE100

42,362.87

72.72

42,456.53

42,195.09

60,048,630

16:48:58

ALLSHR

30,289.83

78.83

30,307.99

30,175.01

140,399,230

16:48:58

KSE30

21,629.27

25.77

21,708.83

21,514.84

32,869,940

16:48:58

KSE-100 Index at the day end gained a total of 72.72 points up by 0.17%, closing at 42362.87 points. Index Volume was 60.04 million shares, value of shares traded was PKR 4.93 billion with index low-high range of 42195.098 – 42456.53.

216 companies closed up, whereas 120 were down at the day end.

5 – Gainers of the Day

Symbol

Name

Change

RMPL

Rafhan Maize Pakistan Ltd.

193

NESTLE

Nestle Pakistan Ltd.

100.01

WYETH

Wyeth Pakistan

47.65

KHTC

Khyber Tobacco Co. Ltd.

39.23

MUREB

Murree Brewery Pakistan Ltd.

37.65

 

5 – Losers of the Day

Symbol

Name

Change

BATA

Bata Pakistan Ltd.

-50

MARI

Marri Petroleum

-26.5

FASM

Faisal Spinning Mills Ltd.

-16.87

DLL

Dawood Lawrencepur Ltd.

-10.15

SUTM

Sunrays Textile Mills Ltd.

-9.5

 

Volume Leaders

Symbol

Name

Volume

BOP

Bank of Punjab

12,309,000

KOSM

Kohinoor Spinning Mills Ltd.

10,395,500

TRG

TRG Pakistan

7,358,000

SILK

Silk Bank Ltd.

5,662,500

CWSM

Chakwal Spinning Mills

4,540,500

KEL

K-Electric Ltd.

4,340,000

WTL

WorldCall Telecom

4,275,500

PIBTL

Pakistan International Bank Terminal Ltd.

4,060,500

AMTEX

Amtex Pakistan

3,961,500

ATRL

Attock Refinery Ltd.

3,728,500

Posted on: 2017-09-28T17:37:00+05:00