KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Tuesday having 26670.14 shares with a positive change of 278.73 and volume of 80,645,900 shares.
High and Low were 26693.00 and 26391.41 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 111,998,120 shares with 338 total traded companies out of which 202 were up, 113 were down and 23 were unchanged.
Construction and Materials (Cement) was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 22,245,100 shares. It was followed by Commercial Banks with a total traded volume of 15,426,400 shares.
The three top traded companies were Engro Fertilize Ltd. with a volume of 6,523,000 and price per share of 59.40 (2.82), Fauji Cement XD with a volume 5,910,500 of price per share of 17.06 (0.07), Lafarge Pak. with a volume 4,708,500 of price per share of 11.16 (0.08).
The top three advancers were Rafhan Maize XD with price per share 8496.50 (396.50), Nestle Pak. with price per share of 8950.00 (100.00) and Colgate Palmoliv share of 1640.00 (39.95).
The top three decliners were Bata (Pak) with price per share of 2678.40 (-54.93), Sapphire Fiber with price per share of 295.50 (-13.55) and Shezan Inter per share of 766.63 (-13.37).
Source: Business Recorder