RECORDER REPORT: PSX close of day

BR Web Desk August 28, 2019

KARACHI: BRINDEX-30 closed on the upper side on Wednesday at 16,559.19 points with a positive change of 35.77 and volume of 92,555,300 shares. High and Low were 16,900.52 and 16,507.03 respectively. Of 30 companies traded, 11 were up, 18 were down and 1 was unchanged.

Total volume traded in the market was 149,013,370 shares. Total companies traded were 340 of which 151 were positive, 169 were negative and 20 were unchanged.

Cement was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 20,489,600 shares. It was followed by Commercial Banks with a total traded volume of 15,547,200 shares.

BR Sectors Position:

Sector Open High Low Close Change Turnover
BR – Automobile Assembler 4,889.48 4,935.26 4,833.55 4,844.64 -44.84 1,235,830
BR – Cement 2,825.13 2,872.87 2,791.64 2,806.72 -18.41 20,489,600
BR – Fertilizer 8,153.14 8,308.11 8,153.14 8,212.98 59.84 6,051,900
BR – Chemicals 2,622.15 2,622.30 2,591.39 2,601.87 -20.28 15,607,690
BR – Commercial Banks 7,321.43 7,464.01 7,319.51 7,348.06 26.63 15,549,800
BR – Insurance 605.53 608.84 600.40 604.68 -0.85 433,300
BR – Investment Banks/investment Co 64.51 65.94 63.11 63.40 -1.11 11,539,800
BR – Oil and Gas 3,298.03 3,391.81 3,298.03 3,321.83 23.80 14,251,000
BR – Refinery 522.71 543.93 522.71 528.62 5.91 2,306,000
BR – Technology and Communication 660.15 676.07 657.14 659.31 -0.84 8,910,000
BR – Power Generation and Distribution 4,308.28 4,346.94 4,262.50 4,286.09 -22.19 11,923,500
BR – Food and Personal Care 700.36 705.09 685.83 686.78 -13.58 4,065,760
BR – Pharmaceutical 412.75 418.96 402.31 403.48 -9.27 1,710,650

The three top traded companies were K-Electric Limited with a volume of 10,005,500 and price per share of 3.38 (-0.17), Maple Leaf Cement Factory Ltd with a volume of 8,433,500 and price per share of 19.13 (-0.47), Unity Foods Limited with a volume of 7,128,500 and price per share of 8.72 (0.08).

The top three advancers were Unilever Pakistan Food Limited with a volume of 20 and price per share of 5,586 (266.00), Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited with a volume of 3,680 and price per share of 2,347.42 (65.77), Wyeth Pakistan Limited with a volume of 250 and price per share of 635 (14.00).

The top three decliners were Nestle Pakistan Limited with a volume of 140 and price per share of 5,873 (-309.00), Colgate Palmolive (Pakistan) Ltd with a volume of 40 and price per share of 1,756.55 (-92.45), Bata Pakistan Limited with a volume of 160 and price per share of 1,242.50 (-22.50).

Copyright Business Recorder, 2019

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