Business Plus: PSX starts week with higher positive note
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a positive note on Monday, with 43410.93 points and volume of 31,214,140 shares. High and Low were 43479.50 and 43011.27 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 128,825,585 shares with 351 total traded shares of companies out of which 189 Companies shares were up and 139 Companies shares were down and 23 were unchanged.
CEMENT was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 24,177,800 shares. It was followed by TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION with a total traded volume of 12,435,000 shares.
The three top companies were Lotte Chemical with a volume of 12,757,500 and price per share of 9.02 (0.30), Unity Foods Ltd with a volume of 9,582,500 and price per share of 27.99 (-0.51) and Nimir Resins with a volume of 7,595,000 and price per share of 8.20 (0.91).
The top three advancers were Lucky Cement with price per share 649.39 (16.13), Sitara Chemical with price per share of 335.41 (15.97) and Indus Motor CoXD with price per share of 1742.09 (15.17).
The top three decliners were Rafhan Maize with price per share of 7800.00 (-178.95), Nestle Pakistan with price per share of 12250.00 (-49.00) and Khyber Tobacco with price per share of 717.11 (-37.39).