Business Plus: PSX market suspends with rising opitmism
Karachi (Web Desk): Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed on a positive note on Monday, with 45741.43 points and volume of 128,161,900 shares. High and Low were 45771.40 and 45413.69 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 327,637,951 shares with 368 total traded shares of companies out of which 193 Companies shares were up and 154 Companies shares were down and 22 were unchanged.
CHEMICAL was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 52,831,200 shares. It was followed by CEMENT with a total traded volume of 49,747,250 shares.
The three top companies were Fauji Cement Co Ltd. with a volume of 21,382,000 and price per share of 730.66 (1.41), TRG Pakistan Ltd. with a volume of 17,085,000 and price per share of 35.65 (-0.71) and Engro Polymer & Chemicals Ltd. (XD) with a volume of 16,798,000 and price per share of 36.64 (0.99).
The top three advancers were Nestle Pakistan Ltd. with price per share 12939.00 (289.00), Philip Morris (Pakistan)Ltd. with price per share of 3000.00 (100.00) and Bata Pakistan Ltd. with price per share of 2940.00 (92.50).
The top three decliners were Wyeth Pakistan Limited.(XD) with price per share of 1708.50 (-25.00), Island Textile mills Ltd. with price per share of 799.00 (-14.00) and Otsuka Pakistan LTD with price per share of (-4.76%).