Business Plus: PSX market suspends at positive change
Karachi (Web Desk) : Trading at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) market closed on a positive note on Tuesday, with 45801.73 points and volume of 73,706,970 shares. High and Low were 45881.84 and 45484.94 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 179,122,987 shares with 359 total traded shares of companies out of which 178 Companies shares were up and 160 Companies shares were down and 21 were unchanged.
CHEMICAL was the top traded sectors with total traded volume of 25,866,670 shares. It was followed by CEMENT with a total traded volume of 19,163,250 shares.
The three top companies were Engro Polymer & Chemicals Ltd.(XD) with a volume of 12,869,500 and price per share of 39.41 (1.04), Unity Foods Limited. with a volume of 10.616.500 and price per share of 27.83 (-0.41), and Lotte Chemical Pakistan Ltd.(XD) Limited with a volume of 8,456,500 and price per share of 11.07 (0.17).
The top three advancers were Colgate Palmolive (Pak) Ltd. with price per share of 3184.99 (150.99), Nestle Pakistan Ltd.(XD) with price per share of 12600.00 (89.00) and Pakistan Tobacco Co Ltd. with price per share of 1958.00 (58.00).
The top three decliners were Island Textile Mills Ltd. with price per share of 855.00 (-45.00), Indus Dyeing & Manufacturing with price per share of 495.37 (-26.06) and Wyeth Pakistan Limited. with price per share of 1670.00 (-14.40).