Business Plus: PSX Market closes on a negative note
KARACHI: Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a negative note on Thursday, with 40237.53 points and volume of 62,699,140 shares. High and Low were 40791.91 and 39834.10 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 180,354,976 shares with 373 total traded shares of companies out of which 76 Companies shares were up and 281 Companies shares were down and 16 were unchanged.
TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION were the top traded sectors with total traded volume 17,051,500 shares. It was followed by POWER GENERATION & DISTRIBUTION with a total traded volume of 15,151,300 shares.
The three top companies were K-Electric Ltd. with a volume of 13,513,500 and price per share of 6.30 (-0.07), TRG Pak Ltd with a volume of 8,214,000 and price per share of 33.34 (-1.39), and Aisha Steel Mill with a volume of 7,319,500 and price per share of 16.50 (-0.74).
The top three advancers were Unilever FoodXD with price per share of 6800.00 (240.00), Nestle Pakistan with price per share of 13000.00 (101.00) and Pak Tobacco with price per share of 1570.00 (72.37).
The top three decline were Sanofi-Aventis with price per share 1549.45 (-81.55), Wyeth Pak LtdXD with price per share of 1635.00 (-45.00) and Mari Petroleum with price per share of 1449.42 (-24.09).
Source: Web Desk