KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Tuesday having 26209.38 shares with a positive change of 355.84 and volume of 189,960,540 shares.
High and Low were 26223.44 and 25772.78 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 287,169,740 shares with 373 total traded companies out of which 201 were up, 154 were down and 18 were unchanged.
Construction and Materials (Cement) was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 82,188,900 shares. It was followed by Commercial Banks with a total traded volume of 77,557,500 shares.
The three top traded companies were Maple Leaf Cement with a volume of 26,479,000 and price per share of 31.62 (1.04), Lafarge Pak. with a volume 17,982,000 of price per share of 11.38 (0.34), Adamjee Ins. with a volume 15,300,900 of price per share of 43.14 (0.92).
The top three advancers were Rafhan Maize with price per share 7794.73 (295.73), Siemens Pakistan with price per share of 1262.36 (60.11) and Nestle Pak. share of 8900.00 (52.06).
The top three decliners were Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share of 3942.46 (-207.49), Island Textile with price per share of 1036.11 (-54.49) and Colgate Palmoliv per share of 1620.25 (-49.70).
Source: Business Recorder