PSX Market optimism hits high level of 2018
Karachi (Web Desk) : Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a Positive note on Thursday, with 45030.22 points and volume of 89,207,670 shares. High and Low were 45032.41 and 44645.95 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 278,478,406 shares with 383 total traded shares of companies out of which 195 Companies shares were up and 169 Companies shares were down and 19 were unchanged.
CHEMICAL was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 40,310,800 shares. It was followed by TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION with a total traded volume of 29,317,500 shares.
The three top companies were TRG Pak Ltd with a volume of 22,335,000 and price per share of 38.90 (0.58), Lotte Chemical with a volume of 15,119,500 and price per share of 10.45 (0.08), and Fauji Foods Ltd with a volume of 12,522,500 and price per share of 34.22 (1.44).
The top three advancers were Pak Tobacco with price per share 2056.57 (81.57), Service Ind.Ltd with price per share of 831.11 (23.57) and Lucky Cement with price per share of 661.53 (21.13).
The top three decliners were Philip Morris with price per share of 2750.37 (-92.51), Bata (Pak) with price per share of 2698.00 (-67.55) and IGI Insurance with price per share of 291.03 (-15.31).