Business Plus: PSX Market closes on a positive note
KARACHI: Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a Positive note on Wednesday, with 45063.21 points and volume of 173,347,880 shares. High and Low were 45494.52 and 44781.83 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 501,556,306 shares with 374 total traded shares of companies out of which 214 Companies shares were up and 139 Companies shares were down and 21 were unchanged.
CEMENT was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 58,646,000 shares. It was followed by TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION with a total traded volume of 46,391,000 shares.
The three top companies were TRG Pak Ltd with a volume of 29,045,500 and price per share of 34.65 (-0.05), Fauji Cement with a volume of 18,686,500 and price per share of 30.16 (1.43), and Sui South Gas with a volume of 15,352,000 and price per share of 34.36 (1.58).
The top three advancers were Nestle PakistanXD with price per share 12090.00 (530.46), Island Textile with price per share of 1010.87 (48.12) and Khyber TobaccoXD with price per share of 927.42 (44.16).
The top three decliners were Colgate Palmolive with price per share of 2750.00 (-84.00), ICI Pakistan with price per share of 785.82 (-40.78) and Pak Oilfields with price per share of 596.79 (-31.40).