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PSX Closing Bell: In Bloom

March 25, 2021 (MLN): The domestic equities sustained positive momentum on Thursday and extended its gains by further adding 182 points to the benchmark KSE-100 index and closed the session on 45,726 points.

The index remained positive throughout the session today as investors cherished the IMF’s approval for the release of USD 500 million tranche under EFF.

Further, anticipation of removal of the ban on trade with India also gathered investors’ sentiments, Topline Securities, in a market closing note said.

Gaining 455 points, the benchmark KSE 100 index marked intraday high of 46,000.11 points.

Of the 93 traded companies in the KSE100 Index 49 closed up 40 closed down, while 4 remained unchanged. Total volume traded for the index was 292.49 million shares.

Sectors propping up the index were Technology & Communication with 118 points, Cement with 30 points, Automobile Assembler with 25 points, Textile Composite with 15 points and Tobacco with 14 points.

The most points added to the index was by TRG which contributed 107 points followed by ANL with 21 points, LUCK with 17 points, PAKT with 14 points and KAPCO with 13 points.

Sector wise, the index was let down by Fertilizer with 27 points, Oil & Gas Exploration Companies with 22 points, Oil & Gas Marketing Companies with 17 points, Power Generation & Distribution with 5 points and Inv. Banks / Inv. Cos. / Securities Cos. with 3 points.

The most points taken off the index was by MEBL which stripped the index of 24 points followed by ENGRO with 20 points, HUBC with 16 points, PPL with 12 points and FFC with 9 points.

All Share Volume increased by 60.72 Million to 470.40 Million Shares. Market Cap increased by Rs.25.03 Billion.

Total companies traded were 394 compared to 399 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 182 closed up, 193 closed down while 19 remained unchanged.

Total trades increased by 20,625 to 175,278.

Value Traded increased by 0.22 Billion to Rs.25.82 Billion

Company

Volume

Top Ten by Volume

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd

61,352,500

TRG Pakistan

39,009,969

Byco Petroleum Pakistan

38,401,500

Unity Foods

28,585,670

Hascol Petroleum

22,778,828

Pakistan Refinery

19,405,000

Azgard Nine

19,158,000

Ghani Global Holdings

14,140,000

Pakistan International Bulk Terminal

13,279,500

Telecard

11,160,500

 

Sector

Volume

Top Sector by Volume

Technology & Communication

146,185,869

Refinery

68,790,700

Food & Personal Care Products

35,060,370

Chemical

30,661,050

Oil & Gas Marketing Companies

28,514,854

Textile Composite

24,974,740

Power Generation & Distribution

21,848,472

Cement

20,231,733

Commercial Banks

16,241,542

Transport

13,501,800

 

 

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Posted on: 2021-03-25T17:40:00+05:00

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