PSX: Closing Bell – Index Down 0.1 Percent

The stock market today witnessed a decrease of 0.1% pc which seems healthier compared to the yesterday’s decrease of 1.24pc. The KSE100 Index closed at 48,605.14, falling by 84.28 points. The market has been in continuous decline for the last four trading sessions.

All Share Volume increased by 61.23 Million to 260.21 Million Shares. Market Cap decreased by Rs.22.79 Billion.

Total companies traded were 369 compared to 378 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 130 closed up, 222 closed down while 17 remained unchanged.

Total trades increased by 4,757 to 79,294.

Value Traded increased by 2.33 Billion to Rs.13.06 Billion

CompanyVolume

Top Ten by Volume

K-Electric32,121,500
Engro Polymer & Chemicals25,404,500
TRG Pakistan24,244,500
Aisha Steel Mills12,445,000
Invest Capital Investment Bank10,345,500
Bank Alfalah7,993,500
Dewan Farooque Motors6,250,500
Pakistan International Bulk Terminal6,241,500
Faysal Bank6,006,500
Sui Northern Gas Pipelines5,656,500
SectorVolume

Top Sector by Volume

Power Generation & Distribution35,790,300
Commercial Banks34,466,900
Technology & Communication29,677,500
Chemical29,115,640
Engineering17,908,800
Cement15,911,450
Inv. Banks / Inv. Cos. / Securities Cos.14,790,500
Textile Composite10,959,300
Oil & Gas Marketing Companies10,612,800
Automobile Assembler7,887,050

 

Posted on: 2017-05-03T18:02:00+05:00