Business Plus: PSX Market extends gains in volatile session
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a Positive note on Thursday, with 44049.05 points and volume of 70,697,530 shares. High and Low were 44436.39 and 44049.05 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 272,366,438 shares with 375 total traded shares of companies out of which 214 Companies shares were up and 146 Companies shares were down and 15 were unchanged.
TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 31,391,500 shares. It was followed by ENGINEERING with a total traded volume of 28,017,600 shares.
The three top companies were WorldCall Telecom with a volume of 23,821,500 and price per share of 2.67 (0.13), Fauji Foods Ltd with a volume of 13,148,500 and price per share of 20.20 (-0.72), and Aisha Steel Mill with a volume of 10,886,500 and price per share of 22.19 (0.686).
The top three advancers were Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share 1877.40 (89.40), Sanofi-Aventis with price per share of 1685.50 (58.50) and Hinopak Motor with price per share of 1195.83 (56.94).
The top three decliners were Philip Morris Pak. with price per share of 3021.00 (-159.00), Colgate Palmoilve with price per share of 2680.00 (-120.00) and Pak Tobacco with price per share of 2066.69 (-106.55).