Islamabad: The KSE-100 index of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Friday turned around and witnessed bullish trend, gaining 558.81 points, with positive change of 1.23 percent, closing at 45,837.35 points against 45,278.54 points on the last working day.
A total of 317,237,196 shares were traded that day. The trading volume of the previous day was 441,496,386 shares, and the stock price was 159.44 billion rupees, compared with 21.232 billion rupees the previous day.
As many as 409 companies have conducted stock transactions on the stock market, of which 295 companies have realized gains, 88 have suffered sustained losses, and 26 companies’ stock prices have remained unchanged.
The three top traded companies were Azgard Nine with a volume of 29,246,500 shares and price per share of Rs32.90, TRG Pak Ltd with a volume of 21,080,180 and price per share of Rs142.71 and Pak Refinery with volume of 17,894,500 and price per share of Rs26.11.
Rafhan Maize witnessed maximum increase of Rs200 per share, closing at Rs10200 while Sunrays Textile shares increased by Rs73.01 per share closing at Rs1147.59.
Colgate Palm recorded maximum decrease of Rs100 per share, closing at Rs2800 whereas Sapphire Tex was runner up with the decrease of Rs79.65 per share, closing at Rs982.35.