Islamabad: On Monday, the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) showed a bullish trend. The KSE 100 index rose by 176.15 (0.44%), closing at 40,340.17 from 40,164.02 on the last working day.
A total of 319,563,161 shares were traded on that day, while the trading volume of the previous day was 254,204,675 shares, and the price of the stock was Rs 7,963 crore compared to Rs 7,730 crore the previous day.
As many as 392 companies trade stocks on the stock market, of which 233 recorded gains and 140 continued to lose money, while the stock prices of 19 companies remained unchanged.
The top three companies are Unity Foods Ltd, with a trading volume of 53,658,500 shares and a share price of Pak Int 17.72 rupees. The bulk transaction volume was 36,636,000 rupees and the price per share was 12.15 rupees; Fauji Foods Ltd’s transaction volume was 26,738,000 rupees and the share price was 15.36 rupees.
Sapphire Tex’s highest record was 33.08 rupees per share and closed at 773.09 rupees, while Mari Petroleum ranked second with an increase of 33.02 rupees per share, closing at 1324.76 rupees.
Bata share price fell the most, at Rs 30 per share and closed at Rs 1,620, while the share price of India Dyeing Company fell by Rs 27.80 to Rs 550.