Business Plus: PSX market brings up slight positive change
Karachi (Web Desk) : Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a positive note on Wednesday, with 46486.49 points and volume of 106,340,340 shares. High and Low were 46759.47 and 46472.15 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 332,549,059 shares with 377 total traded shares of companies out of which 211 Companies shares were up and 151 Companies shares were down and 15 were unchanged.
CHEMICAL was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 67,564,650 shares. It was followed by FOOD & PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS with a total traded volume of19,312 ,030 shares.
The three top companies were Agritech Limited with a volume of 19,148,500 and price per share of 8.31 (0.94), Lotte Chemical Pakistan Ltd.(XD) with a volume of 18,083,500 and price per share of 11.34 (0.19), and Azgard Nine Limited with a volume of 13,011 ,000 and price per share of 17.05 (0.76).
The top three advancers were Island Textile Mills Ltd. with price per share 879.90 (41.90) Exide Pakistan Ltd. with price per share of 455.88 (21.70) and Atlas Battery Ltd. with price per share of 449.09 (21.38).
The top three decliners were Nestle Pakistan Ltd.(XD) with price per share of 12850.00 (-130.00), Colgate Palmolive (Pak) Ltd. with price per share of 2900.01 (-46.00) and Bata Pakistan Ltd. with price per share of 2875.00 (-44.00).