KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Wednesday having 27115.20 shares with a negative change of 193.82 and volume of 207,552,740 shares.
High and Low were 27427.04 and 27080.47 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 313,298,940 shares with 387 total traded companies out of which 148 were up, 226 were down and 13 were unchanged.
Construction and Materials (Cement) was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 80,966,100 shares. It was followed by Commercial Banks with a total traded volume of 35,383,600 shares.
The three top traded companies were Lafarge Pak. with a volume of 45,257,500 and price per share of 11.29 (0.05), Byco Petroleum with a volume 16,750,500 of price per share of 12.09 (0.04), Engro Fertilize Ltd.with a volume 15,260,500 of price per share of 59.06 (1.89).
The top three advancers were Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share 4187.50 (190.00), Nestle Pak. with price per share of 8850.00 (40.00) and Sanofi-Aventis share of 659.40 (30.61).
The top three decliners were Rafhan Maize SPOT with price per share of 7651.00 (-99.00), Bata (Pak) with price per share of 2901.50 (-98.49) and Island Textile per share of 1060.00 (-42.24).
Source: Business Recorder