PSX Closing Bell: Index declines by 210.36

Trading at the Pakistan stock exchange turned negative with the benchmark KSE100 index losing 210.36 points to close Wednesday’s session at 43,407.72

The index remained negative throughout the day touching an intraday low of 43,346.39 (-271.69) points.

Commercial Banks, Cement, Oil & Gas and Engineering scrips lead the decline.

All Share Volume increased by 46.11 Million to 198.43 Million Shares. Market Cap decreased by Rs.1.21 Billion.

Total companies traded were 379 compared to 365 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 186 closed up, 173 closed down while 20 remained unchanged.

Total trades increased by 7,645 to 66,390.

Value Traded increased by 0.03 Billion to Rs.6.79 Billion

Company Volume

Top Ten by Volume

Lotte Chemical Pakistan 32,208,000
Fauji Foods 12,804,500
Nimir Resins 12,706,500
Engro Polymer & Chemicals 8,718,500
Dost Steels 8,489,500
Matco Foods 6,873,000
Dewan Cement 6,507,500
Pak Elektron 5,751,000
Descon Oxychem 4,904,500
Fauji Cement Company 4,800,500
Sector Volume

Top Sector by Volume

Chemical 64,421,910
Food & Personal Care Products 25,088,290
Cement 13,768,850
Commercial Banks 12,289,200
Engineering 10,931,000
Technology & Communication 10,095,500
Textile Spinning 8,617,000
Cable & Electrical Goods 6,511,050
Fertilizer 6,353,400
Miscellaneous 5,219,200

 

Posted on: 2018-03-14T19:18:00+05:00