Business Plus: PSX Market closes on a negative note
KARACHI: Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a negative note on Wednesday, with 40503.68 points and volume of 52,749,290 shares. High and Low were 40776.97 and 40315.02 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 159,546,505 shares with 356 total traded shares of companies out of which 138 Companies shares were up and 200 Companies shares were down and 18 were unchanged.
POWER GENERATION & DISTRIBUTION were the top traded sectors with total traded volume 14,140,700 shares. It was followed by TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION with a total traded volume of 13,232,000 shares.
The three top companies were K-Electric Ltd. with a volume of 11,667,500 and price per share of 6.28 (-0.12), TRG Pak Ltd with a volume of 8,044,000 and price per share of 34.29 (-0.19), and Fauji Foods(R) with a volume of 7,655,500 and price per share of 10.57 (-0.51).
The top three advancers were Khyber Tobacco with price per share 1018.67 (48.50), Murree Brewery with price per share of 752.91 (33.16) and Colgate Palmolive with price per share of 2180.65 (30.65).
The top three decliners were Unilever FoodXD with price per share of 6560.00 (-140.00), Service Ind.Ltd with price per share of 961.40 (-50.60) and Wyeth Pak LtdXD with price per share of 1680.00 (-31.30).
Source: Web Desk