PSX Closing Bell – Index Gains 2.33%

    The Market started the new week on a positive note with the KSE100 index gaining over 2 percent to close at 46,273.81 points.

    Trading started cautiously with the index dropping in early trade and hitting the intraday low of 44,710.24 points (-511.92 or -1.13%) however the Index started to recover as the session progressed and hit the intraday high of 46,332.35 points (1,110.20 or 2.48%) before closing with a net gain of 1051.66 (2.33%).

    All Share Volume increased by 102.93 Million to 235.30 Million Shares. Market Cap increased by Rs.179.26 Billion.

    Total companies traded were 355 compared to 329 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 279 closed up, 60 closed down while 16 remained unchanged.

    Total trades increased by 34,877 to 91,923.

    Value Traded increased by 5.84 Billion to Rs.12.82 Billion


    Top Ten by Volume

    The Bank of Punjab21,779,000
    TRG Pakistan16,810,500
    Summit Bank10,026,500
    Azgard Nine9,359,500
    Aisha Steel Mills9,336,500
    Dost Steels8,816,000
    Engro Polymer & Chemicals8,558,500
    Dewan Farooque Motors8,537,000
    Sui Southern Gas Company7,572,000
    Pak Elektron7,170,400

    Top Sector by Volume

    Commercial Banks43,942,100
    Technology & Communication23,130,000
    Textile Composite14,539,600
    Oil & Gas Marketing Companies13,915,400
    Automobile Assembler10,076,000
    Cable & Electrical Goods8,948,000


    Posted on: 2017-07-10T17:40:00+05:00