Karachi Stock Exchange mid day update

KARACHI: On Wednesday, until mid day, KSE-100 Index was at 28865.95 with a positive change of 23.03 and volume of 98,494,580 shares.

High and Low were 28967.53 and 28842.92 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 124,813,630 shares with 292 total traded companies out of which 144 were up, 134 were down and 14 were unchanged.

Electricity was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 53,714,500 shares. It was followed by Construction and Materials (Cement) with a total traded volume of 24,468,700 shares.

The three top traded companies were K-Electric Ltd. with a volume of 52,253,500 and price per share of 7.75 (0.51), Lafarge Pak.XD with a volume 20,489,500 of price per share of 14.15 (0.60), P.I.A.C.(A) with a volume 4,067,000 of price per share of 7.12 (0.25).

The top three advancers were Murree Brewery with price per share 922.18 (43.91), Philip Morris Pak. with price per share of 949.95 (37.00) and IGI Insurance share of 252.72 (12.03).

The top three decliners were Rafhan Maize XD with price per share of 10410.25 (-89.00), Siemens Pakistan with price per share of 1337.90 (-21.85) and Khyber Tobacco per share of 425.49 (-21.00).

Source: Business Recorder