PSX closes at on positive note
KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher having 48250.07 points with a positive change of 307.12 and volume of 50,126,850 shares.
High and Low were 48257.03 and 47870.17 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 146,969,000 shares with 377 total traded companies out of which 220 were up and 137 were down and 20 were unchanged.
Cement was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 22,182,800 shares. It was followed by Technology and communication with a total traded volume of 16,590,000 shares.
The three top companies were Azgard Nine with a volume of 14,882,500 and price per share of 12.84, Dewan Cement with a volume 14,132,500 of price per share of 22.87, and TRG Pak Ltd with a volume 12,784,000of price per share of 52.03.
The top three advancers were Colgate Palmolive with price per share (2075.00) (75.00), Bata (Pak) with price per share of (4199.00) (62.70) and Sapphire Fiber share of (1185.97) (56.47).
The top three decliners were Philip Morris Pak. with price per share of (2483.01)( -129.99), Pak Tobacco with price per share of (1400.34) (-49.66) and Shield Corp. share of (620.64) ( -25.86).