Islamabad: The KSE-100 index of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Friday witnessed bullish trend, gaining 75.45 points, with positive change of 0.17 per cent, closing at 45,305.63 points against 45,230.18 points on the last working day.
A total of 173,522,529 shares were traded that day. The trading volume of the previous day was 347,665,735 shares, and the stock price was 8.743 billion rupees, compared with 126.001 billion rupees the previous day.
As many as 366 companies’ transacted shares in the stock market, 207 of them recorded gain and 139 sustained losses whereas the share price of 20 companies remained unchanged.
The three top traded companies were Ghani Glo Hol with a volume of 21,518,500 shares and price per share of Rs 31.36, Telecard Limited with a volume of 21,447,000 and price per share of Rs 12.37 and TRG Pak Ltd with volume of 16,199,233 and price per share of Rs 163.76.
Sapphire Tex witnessed maximum increase of Rs 58.28 per share, closing at Rs 933.33 followed by Bhanero Tex, share prices of which increased by Rs 54.90, closing at Rs 949.90.
The biggest drop of Pak TobaccoXD was 37.97 rupees per share to close at 1500 rupees, while Wyeth Pak Ltd ranked second with a drop of 29 rupees per share to close at 970 rupees.