Business Plus: PSX sheds 250 points
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a Negative note on Thursday, with 44816.71 points and volume of 101,408,700 shares. High and Low were 45179.00 and 44729.81 respectively.
Total volume traded in the PSX market was 344,326,381 shares with 360 total traded shares of companies out of which 154 Companies shares were up and 184 Companies shares were down and 24 were unchanged.
ENGINEERING was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 32,045,100 shares. It was followed by COMMERCIAL BANKS with a total traded volume of 28,335,300 shares.
The three top companies were Dost Steels Ltd. with a volume of 24,772,000 and price per share of 12.77 (0.66), B.O.Punjab with a volume of 17,551,500 and price per share of 9.85 (0.27), and K-Electric Ltd with a volume of 13,935,500 and price per share of 6.78 (0.21).
The top three advancers were Colgate Palmolive with price per share 2800.00 (50.00), Khyber TobaccoXB with price per share of 966.94 (39.52) and Mari Petroleum with price per share of 1536.56 (25.99).
The top three decliners were Nestle Pakistan with price per share of 11850.00 (-249.99), Indus Motor with price per share of 1893.96 (-47.99) and Pak Oilfields with price per share of 569.11 (-27.68).