Business Plus: PSX Market closes positively, gains more than 200 points
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a positive note on Tuesday, with 43618.07 points and volume of 60,040,390 shares. High and Low were 43707.13 and 43354.13 respectively.
Total volume traded in the PSX market was 186,245,761 shares with 353 total traded shares of companies out of which 204 Companies shares were up and 128 Companies shares were down and 21 were unchanged.
CHEMICAL was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 27,931,580 shares. It was followed by COMMERCIAL BANKS with a total traded volume of 17,225,500 shares.
The three top companies were Azgard Nine with a volume of 8,965,500 and price per share of 15.46 (0.74), Nimir Resins with a volume of 8,293,500 and price per share of 8.49 (0.30) and Pak Elektron with a volume of 8,208,500 and price per share of 45.22 (0.74).
The top three advancers were Nestle Pakistan with price per share 12350.00 (100.00), Pak Tobacco with price per share of 2035.05 (39.95) and Shezan Inter. with price per share of 514.58 (24.50).
The top three decliners were Rafhan Maize with price per share of 7700.00 (-100.00), Bhanero Tex. with price per share of 700.00 (-31.51) and Sanofi-Aventis with price per share of 1346.36 (-21.00).