KSE 100-index closes higher

KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Monday having 29020.48 shares with a positive change of 264.48 and volume of 71,276,990 shares.

High and Low were 29040.90 and 28755.14 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 110,893,560 shares with 346 total traded companies out of which 195 were up, 126 were down and 25 were unchanged.

Electricity was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 26,810,500 shares. It was followed by Construction and Materials (Cement) with a total traded volume of 11,906,800 shares.

The three top traded companies were K-Electric Ltd. with a volume of 24,720,500 and price per share of 7.95 (0.23), Pak Elektron Ltd with a volume 8,945,000 of price per share of 26.00 (1.23), Faysal Bank with a volume 6,588,000 of price per share of 16.87 (0.55).

The top three advancers were Unilever Foods with price per share 8460.00 (399.41), Nestle Pak. with price per share of 8187.50 (162.50) and Rafhan Maize XD share of 11500.00 (100.00).

The top three decliners were Philip Morris Pak. with price per share of 805.90 (-42.41), Atlas Battery with price per share of 440.00 (-20.00) and Island Textile per share of 894.99 (-11.78).