Business Plus: PSX Market gains more than 600 points
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a Positive note on Thursday, with 43528.51 points and volume of 67,526,040 shares. High and Low were 43627.86 and 42384.18 respectively.
Total volume traded in the PSX market was 331,166,512 shares with 346 total traded shares of companies out of which 208 Companies shares were up and 123 Companies shares were down and 15 were unchanged.
ENGINEERING was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 27,004,700 shares. It was followed by CEMENT with a total traded volume of 20,619,400 shares.
The three top companies were Dost Steels Ltd. with a volume of 19,366,000 and price per share of 13.46 (0.49), Azgard Nine with a volume of 16,216,500 and price per share of 17.59 (-0.56), and Lotte Chemical with a volume of 10,244,000 and price per share of 9.00 (0.17).
The top three advancers were Nestle Pakistan with price per share 12074.00 (574.01), Unilever Foods with price per share of 8900.00 (398.80) and Bata (Pak) with price per share of 2584.05 (123.05).
The top three decliners were Murree Brewery with price per share of 910.50 (-47.92), Service Ind.Ltd with price per share of 822.91 (-27.09) and Sanofi-Aventis with price per share of 1450.00 (-25.00).