The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) closed at 40,676.92 points, a bullish trend. The market witnessed 40,571.48 points the previous day.
A total of 371,732,175 shares were traded during the day. While the trade volume on the previous day was 473,730,084
The price of shares stood at PKR 12.504 billion today against PKR 15.372 billion the previous day.
Sources reported that 399 companies transacted shares in the stock market, 153 of them recorded gain and 230 maintained a steady loss whereas the share price of 16 companies remained unchanged.
The top traded companies included; Hascol petrol with a volume of 67,646,000 shares and price per share of PKR 20.18, K-Electric Ltd. with a volume of 28,892,000 with a price per share of PKR 4.21, and Unity Foods Ltd. with a volume of 26,060,500 and a price per share of PKR 16.65.