Business Plus: PSX market declines on first trading day
Karachi (Web Desk) : Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a Negative note on Monday, with 46580.62 points and volume of 100,587,850 shares. High and Low were 46282.20 and 46530.06 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 250,399,991 shares with 373 total traded shares of companies out of which 184 Companies shares were up and 166 Companies shares were down and 23 were unchanged.
CEMENT was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 35,457,400 shares. It was followed by CHEMICAL with a total traded volume of 30,198 ,630 shares.
The three top companies were Fauji Cement Co Ltd. with a volume of 18,498,500 and price per share of 31.87 (0.65), Engro Polymer & Chemicals Ltd. (XD) with a volume of 15,537,000 and price per share of 38.68 (0.98), and TRG Pakistan Ltd. with a volume of 13,441,000 and price per share of 36.97 (0.77).
The top three advancers were Rafhan Maize Products Ltd.(XD) with price per share 8400.00 (50.00) Island textile Mills Ltd. with price per share of 838.00 (39.00) and Pakistan Tobacco Co Ltd. with price per share of 1925.00 (25.01).
The top three decliners were Bata Pakistan Ltd. with price per share of 2972.55 (-156.45), Colgate Palmolive (Pak) Ltd. with price per share of 3100.00 (-155.00) and Unilever Pakistan Foods Ltd.(XR) with price per share of 9750.00 (-150.00).