PSX Closing Bell – Index up 123.45 Points

KSE100 Index gained 123.45 points in Wednesday's trade to close at 32,084.06.  After a run of 11 consecutive negative sessions, the index has now closed up on nine successive days adding 1,332.26 points or 4.33%. The index started the session negatively, down 74 points before falling to its intraday low of 31,778.07 (-182.54) points before recovering strongly towards the end, it moved in a range of 405 points or 1.27% of previous close touching an intraday high of 32183.94 (+223.33). Total Volume improved to 147 million shares compared to 144 million shares from the previous session. A total of 334 companies were traded out of which 192 closed up, 121 closed down while 21 were unchanged. Market Cap. increased by Rs.23 Billion.


Top Traded

Pak Elektron8,385,5001.49
Dewan Cement8,010,5000.31
Dewan Salman7,683,0000.49
Jah.Sidd. Co.7,478,5000.42

Most Active Sectors

Power Generation & Distribution15,869,500
Commercial Banks14,499,700
Technology & Communication9,925,500
Inv. Banks / Inv. Cos. / Securities Cos.9,178,000
ScripIndex Points

Index Movers

Habib Bank65.91
Oil & Gas Dev.12.88
Mari Petroleum9.24
Kohinoor Textile7.92

According to figures released by NCCPL, Foreign Investors were net buyers by USD 0.117 Million.

Posted on: 2016-02-03T18:20:00+05:00