Stocks continue to climb at Karachi share market as KSE-100 index demolishing yet another psychological barrier of 51000 points. KSE-100 recorded a gain of 137 points or + 0.27% by the end of the trading session to close at 51073.14 points.
The KSE-100 Index performance increased over 552 points in intra-day trading today and crossed the 51000 index level barrier. Bulls drag the KSE 100 index to a new all-time high of 51488.56.
Overall, volumes surged to 191 million shares in KSE 100 index today, with a total worth of 17.37 billion.
COMMERCIAL BANKS was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 58,330,700 shares. It was followed by TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION with a total traded volume of 41,747,500 shares and CEMENT sector with a total traded volume of 30,288,500.
Shares of 397 companies were traded. At the end of the day, 172 stocks closed higher, 211 declined while 14 remained unchanged.
TRG Pakistan Ltd was the volume leader with 36.03 million shares, gaining Rs 1.63 to close at 57.92. It was followed by K-Electric with 21.48 million shares, losing Rs 0.11 to close at Rs 7.81, Engro Polymer 16.34 million shares, losing Rs 0.44 to close at Rs 30.51 and Aisha Steel Mill with 14.09 million shares, losing Rs 0.26 to close at Rs 24.18.
The top advancers of the market were:
Top decliners of the market were: