The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) KSE 100 index trended down on Friday, losing 150.93 points, with a negative change of 0.32%, closing at 47,489.95 points against 47,640.88 points on last working day.
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – August 6, 2021): The Pakistan Stock Exchange’s KSE 100 Index (psx) trended down on Friday, losing 150.93 points, with a negative change of 0.32 percent, closing at 47,489.95 points against 47,640.88 points on the last working day.
A total of 499,734,844 shares were traded during the day compared to the exchange of 546,810,005 shares the day before while the share price stood at Rs 13.655 billion against Rs 15.374 billion the day before.
Up to 473 shares of publicly traded companies, 151 of them posted gains and 300 suffered losses while the stock prices of 22 companies remained unchanged.
The top three listed companies were Pervez Ahmed Co with a volume of 67,528,000 shares and a price per share of Rs 1.69, Unity Foods Ltd with a volume of 35,953,102 and a price per share of Rs 40.42 and Dost Steels Ltd with a volume of 26,094,000 and a price per share of Rs5.35.
Philip Morris Pak saw a peak increase of Rs44.98 per share, closing at Rs964.98. Sapphire fiber finished second, whose share price rose by Rs 30, closing at Rs 949.
Wyeth Pak Ltd recorded a maximum decline of Rs 39.62 per share, closing at Rs 1,957.38, followed by Gatron Ind, whose share price fell by Rs 37.50 per share, closing at Rs 483.50.