PSX: Closing Bell – Index Down 1.24 Percent

The stock market today witnessed a decrease of 1.24pc. The market closed on 48,689.12, falling by 611.48 points. The FIPI numbers revealed the bearish sentiment from foreign corporate and local Mutual Funds being one of the major reasons for today’s decline. The net buy/sell position of foreign investors stood at (4.70) Million USD.

All Share Volume decreased by 90.95 Million to 198.97 Million Shares while Market Cap decreased by Rs.115.99 Billion.

Total companies traded were 378 compared to 386 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 84 closed up, 280 closed down while 14 remained unchanged.

Total trades decreased by 20,699 to 74,537.

Value Traded decreased by 5.40 Billion to Rs.10.73 Billion


Top Ten by Volume

Pakistan International Bulk Terminal17,309,000
Aisha Steel Mills13,080,500
Pak Elektron12,461,000
Engro Polymer & Chemicals11,476,000
Power Cement8,761,000
Dewan Farooque Motors7,375,000
Azgard Nine6,436,500
TRG Pakistan6,134,000
Pace (Pakistan)5,101,000
Hum Network4,958,000

Top Sector by Volume

Commercial Banks18,147,100
Technology & Communication14,484,500
Cable & Electrical Goods13,271,620
Textile Composite10,793,720
Automobile Assembler9,677,490
Oil & Gas Marketing Companies8,019,700


Posted on: 2017-05-02T18:06:00+05:00