Islamabad: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) showed a bearish trend on Wednesday. The KSE 100 index closed at 34,034.65 points, compared with 34,052.61 points on the previous working day, with a negative change of 17.96 points (0.05%).
A total of 195,734,274 shares were traded. The previous day’s transaction was 160,630,870 shares, while the value of the stock traded on the same day was Rs. 5.785 billion and the previous trading day was Rs. 5.616 billion.
As many as 360 companies trade stocks on the stock market, of which 104 companies have realized gains, while 277 have suffered sustained losses, while the share prices of 29 companies have remained unchanged.
The three companies with the largest trading volume are TRG Pak Ltd with a trading volume of Rs 16,397,000 and a price of Rs 27.83 per share; Unity Foods Ltd with a trading volume of 12,642,500 and a price of 11.74 Rs per share and Pak Refinery (R) with a trading volume of Rs 27.83 per share. 11,830,000 shares at a price of Rs 1.14 per share.
Nestlé Pakistan achieved the highest increase of 400 rupees per share, closing at 6850 rupees, while Unilever Foods ranked second with an increase of 290 rupees, closing at 9690 rupees.
Pak Tobacco’s biggest decline was 32.98 rupees per share, closing at 1527.01 rupees, while Murree Brewery shares fell 21.02 rupees to close at 557.88 rupees.