Islamabad: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) showed a bearish trend on Monday. The KSE 100 index closed at 33,824.51 points, compared with 34,611.23 points on the previous working day, with a negative change of 786.72 points (2.27%).
A total of 262,839,023 shares were traded, compared to 177,883,469 shares traded the day before, while the value of stocks traded on the same day was Rs 8.278 crore compared to Rs 63.12 crore the previous trading day.
As many as 355 companies trade stocks on the stock market, of which 84 companies recorded gains and 250 continued losses, while the stock prices of 21 companies remained unchanged.
The top three trading companies are: Unity Foods Ltd with a trading volume of 45,382,500 shares at a price of Rs 12.67 per share; Power Cement with a trading volume of 10,966,500 and a price of Rs 6.32 per share; Azgard Nine with a trading volume of 10,344,500 and a price Is the price per share. Price: Rs 15.55.
The highest record of Rafhan MaizeXD was 115 rupees per share, closing at 7015 rupees. Indian Sycamore Dyeing Company ranked second with an increase of 20.50 rupees per share, closing at 595 rupees.
Pak Tobacco’s largest decline was 67.25 rupees per share, closing at 1533 rupees, while Sapphire Fiber shares fell 44.52 rupees to close at 701 rupees.