Karachi Stock Exchange Mid day update

KARACHI: On Wednesday, until mid day, KSE-100 Index was at 22363.34 with a positive change of 86.69 and volume of 29,596,150 shares.

High and Low were 22399.10 and 22276.65 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 38,640,700 shares with 230 total traded companies out of which 109 were up, 100 were down and 21 were unchanged.

Construction and Materials (Cement) was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 6,984,800 shares. It was followed by Commercial Banks with a total traded volume of 7,268,600 shares.

The three top traded companies were B.O.Punjab with a volume of 4,118,000 and price per share of 10.36 (0.12), D.G.K.CementXD with a volume 2,483,500 of price per share of 70.10 (1.81), Fauji Fert.XD. with a volume 2,249,800 of price per share of 108.06 (3.38).

The top three advancers were Packages Ltd. with price per share 228.00 (7.00), Pak Gum & Chem. with price per share of 138.00 (4.00) and Gillette Pak XD share of 208.10 (3.60).

The top three decliners were Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share of 4271.00 (-214.13), Abbott Lab. with price per share of 410.00 (-13.14) and Service Ind.Ltd XD per share of 314.00 (-8.99).

Source: Business Recorder