Business Plus: Another green day at PSX
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a positive note on Thursday, with 43510.39 points and volume of 7,375,520,431 shares. High and Low were 43634.10 and 43176.04 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 260,894,994 shares with 367 total traded shares of companies out of which 219 Companies shares were up and 124 Companies shares were down and 24 were unchanged.
CEMENT was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 39,160,550 shares. It was followed by CHEMICAL with a total traded volume of 37,749,200 shares.
The three top companies were Lotte Chemical with a volume of 11,418,500 and price per share of 8.93 (0.09), D.G.K.Cement with a volume of 10,856,700 and price per share of 149.51 (5.79) and Aisha steel mill with a volume of 9,763,000 and price per share of 21.53 (0.73).
The top three advancers were Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share 1996.59 (95.07), Sanofi-Aventis with price per share of 1540.00 (36.64) and Khyber TobaccoXB with price per share of 1128.00 (53.00).
The top three decliners were Bata (PAK) with price per share of 2760.00 (-139.60), Pak Tobacco with price per share of 2100.10 (-110.28) and Mari Petroleum with price per share of 1440.05 (-31.84).