PSX closes on a negative note after shedding 108pts
KARACHI: Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a negative note on Friday, with the benchmark KSE-100 index losing -180.80 by the close trading session to reach 49300.90 and volume of 112,552,030 shares. High and Low were 49575.32 and 49238.05 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 289,925,450 shares with 375 total traded companies out of which 142 were up and 218were down and 15 were unchanged positively.
ENGINEERING were the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 36,921,900 shares. It was followed by COMMERCIAL BANKS with a total traded volume of 36,682,200 shares.
The three top companies were Aisha Steel Mill with a volume of 29,076,000 and price per share of 25.37(-0.71), Engro Polymer with a volume 21,734,500 of price per share of 28.84(-0.16), and TRG Pak Ltd with a volume 15,675,500 of price per share of 56.81(-0.96).
The top three advancers were Unilever FoodsXD with price per share 6400.00(290.00), Nestle PakistanXD with price per share of 9199.99(185.98) and Sanofi-AventisXD with price per share of 2476.72 (117.93).
The top three decliners were Rafhan Maize with price per share of 7035.42(-164.58), Ferozsons (Lab) with price per share of 540.33(-28.43) and Island Textile with price per share of 967.50 (-24.49).
Source: Web Desk