KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Monday having 26946.10 shares with a positive change of 161.76 and volume of 292,124,740 shares.
High and Low were 27015.16 and 26784.34 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 292,124,740 shares with 406 total traded companies out of which 201 were up, 187 were down and 18 were unchanged.
Construction and Materials (Cement)was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 55,589,700 shares. It was followed by Commercial Banks with a total traded volume of 48,285,200 shares.
The three top traded companies were Jah.Sidd. Co. with a volume of 22,195,000 and price per share of 12.27 (0.83), K-Electric Ltd. with a volume 10,602,000 of price per share of 6.55 (0.10), P.T.C.L.A with a volume 10,250,500 of price per share of 29.77 (1.14).
The top three advancers were Murree Brewery with price per share 841.29 (40.06), Bata (Pak) with price per share of 3280.00 (31.00) and Sanofi-Aventis share of 848.50 (20.50).
The top three decliners were Nestle Pak. with price per share of 11856.00 (-624.00), Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share of 4760.68 (-170.87) and Colgate Palmoliv per share of 1690.00 (-55.00).
Source: Business Recorder