The Pakistan Stock Exchange showed an upside of 749.94 points (KSE-100 Index) which is 1.81% as compared to last closing index. Majority of the stocks remained in green today. The share trading volume has also increased showing interest of investors in the stock market.
The response of PSX and investors seems to be in favour of the winning party i.e. Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf. Besides the market, the inter bank dollar rate also remained stable and some media reports claim that the exchange rate of Inter Bank Dollar closed rate Rs. 128. However, in open market, dollar is trading around Rs. 130.
The top 10 volume leaders of PSX were as under:
|Bank Of Punjab||11.79||-0.73||-5.83%||25,008,500|
|Pak International Airline Corp Ltd||5.99||0.82||15.86%||21,517,500|
|Pakistan Intl. Bulk Terminal Ltd.(R)||0.53||-0.03||-5.36%||15,697,500|
|BYCO Petroleum Pak Ltd.||13.27||0.53||4.16%||8,778,500|
|Lotte Chemical Pakistan Ltd.||12.97||0.24||1.89%||7,993,500|
|TRG Pakistan Ltd.||30.09||0.99||3.40%||6,915,500|
|Engro Polymer & Chemicals Ltd.||32.06||0.52||1.65%||6,814,000|
|Fauji Foods Limited.||34.29||1.11||3.35%||6,646,500|
Overall, the KSE All Share index was up by 357.83 points which closed at 30377.07 (up by 1.19% from last closing). The total volume of share trade clocked at 254 million. The volume was very supportive for the market and shows the confidence of investors.