PSX: Closing Bell – Index Gains 1.40 Percent

The stock market today witnessed an increase of 1.40% and the KSE100 Index closed at 49,389.95, increasing by 678.50 points. The market had been in continuous decline for the last four trading sessions. But investors breathed a sigh of relief as the market moved positive in today’s session.

All Share Volume increased by 27.66 Million to 287.87 Million Shares. Market Cap increased by Rs.80.52 Billion.

Total companies traded were 394 compared to 369 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 249 closed up, 132 closed down while 13 remained unchanged.

Total trades increased by 8,746 to 88,040.

Value Traded increased by 2.31 Billion to Rs.15.37 Billion

CompanyVolume

Top Ten by Volume

Engro Polymer & Chemicals39,189,500
Invest Capital Investment Bank20,052,000
Aisha Steel Mills14,827,500
TRG Pakistan14,013,000
Summit Bank10,723,000
Bank Alfalah10,677,500
Engro Fertilizers8,557,500
Sui Northern Gas Pipelines8,515,000
Pakistan International Bulk Terminal8,464,500
The Bank of Punjab7,848,000

 

SectorVolume

Top Sector by Volume

Chemical46,990,500
Commercial Banks46,601,000
Inv. Banks / Inv. Cos. / Securities Cos.24,704,500
Engineering23,236,700
Technology & Communication18,960,000
Cement16,434,000
Oil & Gas Marketing Companies14,803,500
Fertilizer12,675,500
Textile Composite12,471,960
Power Generation & Distribution10,213,000

 

Posted on: 2017-05-04T17:15:00+05:00