Stock Exchange Archive

Stocks, oil prices rally on tackling virus

LONDON: Stocks extended a global rally and oil prices surged higher on Wednesday on eased market concerns about the impact of the deadly China virus following reports of a scientific breakthrough on tackling the epidemic, dealers said. Strong US employment data underpinned …

OGDC pulls index down by 65 points

KARACHI: From deep in red, the KSE-100 index re­­bounded in the last hour to close at marginal loss of 65 points (0.15 per cent) at 42,561. The market performance on Wednesday was mainly directed by one heavyweight scrip: Oil and Gas Develop­ment …

Stocks tumble below 43,000-level

KARACHI: The first day of change in circuit breakers to 5.50 per cent from 5pc was put to test on Monday when the stocks tumbled with number of shares hitting their new lower lock. The KSE-100 index started out on a positive …

PSX gears up for the year’s first IPO

In less than five months, the benchmark index of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has recorded mind-blowing gains of 49 per cent. The index, which dropped to 28,764 points in August 2019, is now hovering around 43,200 points. A small number of …

Stocks manage modest gains

KARACHI: Stocks remained sideways for most of the session on Thursday but the KSE-100 index managed to close in the green with gains of 72.07 points (0.17 per cent) at 43,065. The index opened on a positive note and oscillated between the …

Stocks shed 214 points on mutual fund sell-off

KARACHI: The indecisive mood of the investors witnessed in the last two sessions extended to early trade on Wednesday. The KSE-100 index opened slightly positive and crawled up to intraday high by 32 points but soon succumbed to selling pressure. During trading, …

Stocks edge lower on lack of triggers

KARACHI: The stock market remained in search of direction for the second day in the absence of positive triggers. Short-term investors booked profit, reducing their intraday positions. The KSE-100 index closed on a flattish note, giving away all the 11.63 points (0.03 …

Stocks close flat in range-bound session

KARACHI: Stocks moved in a narrow range on Monday, with the KSE-100 index finishing off flattish on a minor gain of 11.67 points (0.03 per cent) at 43,218.67. The index opened positive but remained choppy throughout the session, touching the intraday high …

Another bullish week on stock market

KARACHI: For the second consecutive week, stock market displayed a spectacular performance with the KSE-100 index recording gains of 884 points (2.1 per cent) and closing seen above 43,000 for the first time in 17 months, at 43,207. But the sailing was …

Pakistan Stock Exchange: Market Summary

Status: Suspended Volume: 400,084,930 Value : 15,482,793,293 Trades: 105,644 Symbols KSE100 Index AllShare Index KSE 30 Index KMI 30 Index PSX-KMI All Shares Index Advance 219 Current 43207.05 Current 30058.45 Current 20028.20 Current 70790.23 Current 20332.46 Decline 118 High 43241.78 High 30070.99 High 20045.40 High 70939.25 …

Stocks tumble 547 points on geopolitical noise

KARACHI: Investors awoke to the grim news on Wednesday morning that Iran had responded to the US killing of its military commander Qasem Soleimani by firing a dozen ballistic missiles at two American military facilities in Iraq. As it stokes fears of war between US and …

Pakistan Stock Exchange: Market summary

Status: Suspended Volume: 280,071,600 Value : 11,694,119,415 Trades: 90,514 Symbols KSE100 Index AllShare Index KSE 30 Index KMI 30 Index PSX-KMI All Shares Index Advance 46 Current 41357.56 Current 29010.85 Current 19071.34 Current 67546.41 Current 19498.93 Decline 273 High 41939.47 High 29375.75 High 19366.85 High 68414.90 …

Pakistan Stock Exchange: Market Summary

Status: Suspended Volume: 206,892,240 Value : 9,183,253,675 Trades: 82,351 Symbols KSE100 Index AllShare Index KSE 30 Index KMI 30 Index PSX-KMI All Shares Index Advance 241 Current 41904.47 Current 29375.75 Current 19331.46 Current 68187.68 Current 19744.07 Decline 109 High 41967.94 High 29393.74 High 19369.42 High 68285.67 …

Stocks go bullish in first week of 2020

KARACHI: The New Year brought glad tidings for the stock market where the KSE-100 index logged gains of 1,475 points (3.61 per cent) and closed at 42,323, following a spectacular rally extending from the closing sessions of 2019. Investors’ appetite for risk …

Pakistan Stock Exchange: Market Summary

Status: Suspended Volume: 322,885,280 Value : 14,689,050,555 Trades: 112,001 Symbols KSE100 Index AllShare Index KSE 30 Index KMI 30 Index PSX-KMI All Shares Index Advance 126 Current 42323.30 Current 29774.00 Current 19473.76 Current 68878.39 Current 20035.58 Decline 213 High 42835.08 High 30053.64 High 19732.77 High 69874.08 …