Bears retuned in the driving seat on the Islamabad Stock Exchange (ISE) on Monday, where losers outclassed gainers amid decrease in index. ISE Ten Index showed a decrease of 131.88 points as the ISE Ten Index moved from 4,768.16 to 4,636.28 points. The overall turnover amounted to 13,700 shares as compared to previous volume of 750,000 shares.
Total 141 companies participated in buying and selling activity. Majority of stocks (123) closed in negative territory, 18 closed in positive territory, whereas no company remained pegged to its overnight levels. The volume of Byco Petroleum was 10,500 shares. The volume of Fauji Fertilizer Company Ltd was 1,200 shares. The volume of Pakistan Petroleum was 1,000 shares.