PSX Closing Bell: Index loses 263.92 points

Karachi, Mar 07, 2018 (MLN) : Pakistan Stock Exchange’s Benchmark KSE100 Index ended Wednesday’s trading session with a 263.92 points decline to close at 43,441.18

The index moved in a range of 308.10 points touching an intraday high of 43,723.20 (+18.10) and a low of 43,415.10 (-290) points.

All Share Volume decreased by 35.17 Million to 142.43 Million Shares. Market Cap decreased by Rs.63.10 Billion.

Total companies traded were 365 compared to 371 from the previous session. Of the scrips traded 103 closed up, 240 closed down while 22 remained unchanged.

Total trades decreased by 15,641 to 58,254.

Value Traded decreased by 2.21 Billion to Rs.5.87 Billion

Company Volume

Top Ten by Volume

Matco Foods 12,791,000
Pakistan International Airlines Corporation 9,475,000
Unity Foods 6,297,500
Azgard Nine 5,639,500
Sui Southern Gas Company 5,191,000
Fauji Cement Company 5,105,000
Pak Elektron 4,493,000
Agritech 4,382,000
AGP 4,040,000
Byco Petroleum Pakistan 3,982,500

 

Sector Volume

Top Sector by Volume

Food & Personal Care Products 18,308,080
Commercial Banks 13,496,300
Cement 12,981,550
Chemical 12,692,830
Transport 10,224,000
Technology & Communication 8,022,500
Oil & Gas Marketing Companies 6,725,900
Textile Composite 6,414,900
Vanaspati & Allied Industries 6,304,900
Engineering 5,892,800

 

Posted on: 2018-03-07T18:03:00+05:00