Business Plus: PSX market starts week with positive change of 0.41%
Karachi (Web Desk) : Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a positive note on Monday, with 43539.60 points and volume of 36,109,480 shares. High and Low were 43620.81 and 43311.85 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 142,160,884 shares with 377 total traded shares of companies out of which 182 Companies shares were up and 180 Companies shares were down and 15 were unchanged.
CHEMICAL was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 34,480,700 shares. It was followed by COMMERCIAL BANKS with a total traded volume of 10,420,000 shares.
The three top companies were Lotte Chemical with a volume 20,105,000 and price per share of 10.35 (0.34), Nimir resins with a volume of 9,494,000 and price per share of 11.11 (0.96), and Fauji Foods Ltd with a volume of 6,045,500 and price per share of 29.74 (1.43).
The top three advancers were Rafhan Maize with price per share 7800.00 (100.00), Bata (Pak) with price per share of 3004.60 (42.00) and Millat TractorsXD with price per share of 1283.38 (40.61).
The top three decliners were Philip Morris Pak. with price per share of 2992.50 (-157.50), Pak Tobacco with price per share of 1999.75 (-105.25) and Wyeth Pak LtdXD with price per share of 1802.17 (-50.36).