Stock Exchange

KARACHI – Stock market continued its bullish momentum on second consecutive day, Tuesday, with strong upward movement in most MSCI-EM stocks. The benchmark 100-share index closed at 52,147 points after rallying by 773.46 points or 1.57 percent. Banking sector led the gains in the market as the sector gained to close 1.71% higher than its […]

ISLAMABAD –  Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders (ICST) on Sunday said the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) should not hide economic realities from the masses to please authorities. ICST Patron Shahid Rasheed Butt said, “It is not anticipated that such an institution will try to play with the facts and figures, as knowing correct situation […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange has started the week on a positive note, with the benchmark KSE-100 index gaining 631.48 points, 1.24 per cent, by the close of the Monday trading session to reach 51,373.51. Most activity was seen in commercial banking stocks as trading volumes remained lower than average. “Major positive contribution came from the […]

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan kept its key policy rate unchanged at 5.75 percent on Saturday, the bank said in a statement, citing stable inflation expectations and the gathering pace of economic activity. The real GDP growth in FY17 was provisionally estimated at a 10-year high of 5.3 percent thanks to a revival in domestic […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange has started Wednesday’s session on a positive note, with the benchmark KSE-100 index gaining 801.33 points, or 1.54 per cent, by the halfway mark of the trading session to reach 52,948.30. Volumes were led by chemical company and commercial banking stocks as the benchmark index continued this week’s rally to peak […]

KARACHI: The KSE 100-share Index continued to gain momentum on Tuesday as index-heavy stocks pushed the benchmark well above 52,000 points with a rise of almost 870 points in intra-day trading. Investors remained active as they awaited the reclassification of Pakistan’s bourse to the MSCI Emerging Markets index on June 1. At close, the Pakistan Stock […]

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has announced that it will extend the duration of trade sessions by 15 minutes ahead of the anticipated surge in trade activities with the return of foreign investors. Earlier this week, the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) upgraded PSX to its Emerging Market index after a gap of nine years, opening […]

KARACHI – Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) ended the week on a negative note with the benchmark shares index lost another 214.57 points, or (0.42pc) to conclude at 50,742 level. Volatile session was witnessed today at the market as the KSE-100 index traded between an intraday high of 241 points and an intraday low of 290 […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange has ended the week on a negative note, with the benchmark KSE-100 index losing 214.57 points, or -0.42 per cent, by the close of the trading session to reach 50,742.03. Volumes were primarily led by commercial banking and textile spinning company stocks as the benchmark index continued experiencing the post-MSCI upgrade […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange has ended Thursday’s session on a negative note, with the benchmark KSE-100 index losing 554.81 points, or 1.08 per cent, by the close of the trading session to reach 50,956.60. Volumes were led by technology and communication, commercial banking and chemical stocks as the benchmark index continued its bearish streak following […]