Karachi Stock Exchange mid day update

KARACHI: On Wednesday, until mid day, KSE-100 Index was at 27811.15 with a positive change of 245.65 and volume of 80,783,480 shares.

High and Low were 27825.12 and 27565.50 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 111,531,430 shares with 299 total traded companies out of which 194 were up, 89 were down and 16 were unchanged.

Construction and Materials (Cement) was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 34,516,800 shares. It was followed by Chemicals with a total traded volume of 21,486,000 shares.

The three top traded companies were Maple Leaf Cement with a volume of 10,952,500 and price per share of 30.55 (0.90), Fauji Cement XD with a volume 10,046,000 of price per share of 17.73 (0.52), Lafarge Pak. with a volume 6,940,500 of price per share of 11.48 (0.19).

The top three advancers were Bata (Pak) with price per share 2906.00 (42.76), Sanofi-Aventis with price per share of 845.06 (40.24) and Pak Tobacco of 1355.00 (37.79).

The top three decliners were Faisal Spinning with price per share of 215.00 (-10.00), Salfi Textile with price per share of 181.25 (-9.25) and MithchellsFruit per share of 700.00 (-9.00).

Source: Business Recorder