Karachi Stock Exchange http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/43080/all en KSE sets new record on strong interest in cement shares http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130403/kse-sets-new-record-strong-interest-cement-shares <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Stocks closed at record high on Tuesday amid bullish rally in global stocks ahead of quarter-end earning announcements. The benchmark KSE 100-share index gained 73.63 points or 0.40 per cent to close the day at 18345.74 points compared to 18272.11 points of the previous day.</p><P>Smar Iqbal, equity dealer at Topline Securities, said mainly led by cement sector market closed at a new high. Likely appointment of federal finance minister also helped boost sentiments. Cement sector remained in limelight amid expectation of better March earnings.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130403/kse-sets-new-record-strong-interest-cement-shares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Wed, 03 Apr 2013 16:16:25 +0000 Asianet 5800567 at http://www.globalpost.com Stocks hit all-time high for 3rd consecutive day http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130404/stocks-hit-all-time-high-3rd-consecutive-day <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Local bourse continued its upward momentum for the consecutive 3rd day of the week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130404/stocks-hit-all-time-high-3rd-consecutive-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Thu, 04 Apr 2013 20:02:30 +0000 Asianet 5802259 at http://www.globalpost.com Taurus Securities Limited Market Roundup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/taurus-securities-limited-market-roundup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>April 03, 2013 (PPI-OT)</p> <p></p><P> KSE-100 index gained 74 points yesterday to close at 18,345.74 points with 225mn shares being traded. </p><P>According to Taurus Securities Limited top performers as per index points were ULEVER, HUBC and POL likewise top decliners were BAHL, NBP and OGDC. Activity was mainly concentrated in Construction and Materials, Chemicals and Commercial Banks. </p><P>Taurus Securities Limited recommends investors to Buy on Dips.</p> Karachi Stock Exchange Private transport Taurus Securities Limited Transport Asianet Sat, 06 Apr 2013 08:45:26 +0000 Asianet 5803355 at http://www.globalpost.com Taurus Securities Limited Market Roundup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/taurus-securities-limited-market-roundup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>April 08, 2013 (PPI-OT)</p> <p></p><P> KSE-100 index gained 23 points yesterday to close at 18,636.03 points with 206 mn shares being traded. </p><P>According to Taurus Securities Limited top performers as per index points were MCB, UBL and JSCL likewise top decliners were PPL, OGDC and ENGRO. Activity was mainly concentrated in Construction and Materials, Chemicals and Commercial Banks.</p><P>Taurus Securities Limited recommends investors to Buy on Dips</p> Karachi Stock Exchange Private transport Taurus Securities Limited Transport Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 16:01:23 +0000 Asianet 5807580 at http://www.globalpost.com Buoyant result expectations lifted market sentiments http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/buoyant-result-expectations-lifted-market-sentiments <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> The Karachi Stock Exchange closed a news flow-packed week on a bullish note where the benchmark KSE 100-index gained 3.3 per cent (593 points) with 39 per cent WoW higher average trading volumes of 210 million shares.</p><P>While the news was not all good; the market took its lead from heightened visibility on upcoming elections and a likely end to the lingering political stalemate, as the caretaker cabinet was formed and the Election Commission started scrutiny of election candidates.</p><P>With 1Q2013 in the bag, buoyant result expectations: particularly for cement and fertilizers: also </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/buoyant-result-expectations-lifted-market-sentiments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 19:19:09 +0000 Asianet 5808216 at http://www.globalpost.com Taurus Securities Limited Market Roundup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130410/taurus-securities-limited-market-roundup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>April 10, 2013 (PPI-OT)</p> <p></p><P> KSE-100 index gained 60 points yesterday to close at 18,713.61 points with 128mn shares being traded. </p><P>According to Taurus Securities Limited top performers as per index points were ENGRO, MCB and LUCK; likewise top decliners were PPL, BAHL and COLG. Activity was mainly concentrated in Construction and Materials, Chemicals and Fixed Line Telecommunication. </p><P>Taurus Securities Limited recommends investors to sell.</p> Karachi Stock Exchange Private transport Taurus Securities Limited Transport Asianet Wed, 10 Apr 2013 16:16:51 +0000 Asianet 5808996 at http://www.globalpost.com KSE gains 60.55 points on healthy quarter results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130410/kse-gains-6055-points-healthy-quarter-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Stocks closed bullish higher amid thin trade led by selected blue chip stocks on strong valuations.</p><P>At local equity market benchmark KSE-100 share index posted a fresh gain of 60.55 points or 0.32 percent to end the day at 18,713.61 points compared to 18,653.06 points of the previous day.</p><P>Experts said trade remained in narrow range and investors’ interest remained mainly in second and third tier stocks awaiting SBP policy statement due this week.</p><P>Easing gas supply issues in fertilizer sector, strong data on urea and cement sales and hopes for early resolution of CCP levy </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130410/kse-gains-6055-points-healthy-quarter-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economy of Asia Economy of Pakistan Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Wed, 10 Apr 2013 18:35:47 +0000 Asianet 5809442 at http://www.globalpost.com Equity market inches up in lacklustre session http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/equity-market-inches-lacklustre-session <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> The Karachi stock market closed higher amid thin trade, led by second and third tier stocks on strong valuations.</p><P>The benchmark KSE 100-share index gained 17.03 points or 0.09 per cent to close the day at 18653.06 points compared to 18636.03 points of the last working day on Friday.</p><P>An expert said speculations ahead of SBP policy statement due on April 12 invited institutional interest in blue chip oil, cement and fertilizer stocks amid concerns for rising fiscal deficit and pending circular debt issue in energy sector.</p><P>Strong data on urea, DAP and cement sales for March </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/equity-market-inches-lacklustre-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Thu, 11 Apr 2013 10:01:21 +0000 Asianet 5810685 at http://www.globalpost.com Taurus Securities Limited Market Roundup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/taurus-securities-limited-market-roundup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>April 09, 2013 (PPI-OT)</p> <p></p><P> KSE-100 index gained 17 points on yesterday to close at 18,653.06 points with 124 mn shares being traded. </p><P>According to Taurus Securities Limited top performers as per index points were ENGRO, BAHL and OGDC likewise top decliners were HUBC, NBP and MCB. Activity was mainly concentrated in Construction and Materials, Chemicals and Commercial Banks. </p><P>Taurus Securities Limited recommends investors to Buy on Dips.</p> Karachi Stock Exchange Private transport Taurus Securities Limited Transport Asianet Thu, 11 Apr 2013 12:03:39 +0000 Asianet 5811022 at http://www.globalpost.com Circular debt issue trims KSE gains http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/circular-debt-issue-trims-kse-gains <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Stock market remained high amid thin trade led by selected blue chip stocks on strong valuations. The Karachi stock market benchmark KSE-100 share index marginally up by 9.74 points or 0.05 percent to end the day at 18,723.35 points compared to 18,713.61 points of a day earlier.</p><P>In the absence of any major trigger, market remained lackluster. PTC, Engro Corp and MLCF remained in the limelight. As investors were expecting better March result of Pak Telecom, KSE performed well.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/circular-debt-issue-trims-kse-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:53:46 +0000 Asianet 5811354 at http://www.globalpost.com Taurus Securities Limited Market Roundup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/taurus-securities-limited-market-roundup-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>April 11, 2013 (PPI-OT)</p> <p></p><P> KSE-100 index gained 10 points yesterday to close at 18,723.35 points with 151mn shares being traded.</p><P>According to Taurus Securities Limited top performers as per index points were EFOODS, MCB and BAHL; likewise top decliners were ENGRO, FFC and OGDC. Activity was mainly concentrated in Construction and Materials, Chemicals and Fixed Line Telecommunication. </p><P>Taurus Securities Limited recommends investors to Buy on Dips.</p> Karachi Stock Exchange Private transport Taurus Securities Limited Transport Asianet Thu, 11 Apr 2013 16:55:27 +0000 Asianet 5811734 at http://www.globalpost.com KSE index gains 41 points in another dull session http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130412/kse-index-gains-41-points-another-dull-session <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Another dull session was witnessed at local bourse on Thursday with volumes remaining low. Market is in the need of any news from political and corporate fronts. Interest was seen in Al-Abbas Cement with 12m shares exchanging hands. Institutional buying was also seen in banking stocks like MCB, UBL and NBP.</p><P>At local equity market, the benchmark KSE 100-share index gained 41.20 points or 0.22pc to end the day at 18764.55 points compared to 18723.35 points of the previous day.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130412/kse-index-gains-41-points-another-dull-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Asianet Fri, 12 Apr 2013 14:48:53 +0000 Asianet 5813347 at http://www.globalpost.com Taurus Securities Limited Market Roundup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130412/taurus-securities-limited-market-roundup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>April 12, 2013 (PPI-OT)</p> <p></p><P> KSE-100 index gained 41 points yesterday to close at 18,764.55 points with 125mn shares being traded. </p><P>According to Taurus Securities Limited top performers as per index points were POL, NBP and ENGRO; likewise top decliners were PTC, FFBL and NML. Activity was mainly concentrated in Construction and Materials, Chemicals and Commercial Banks. </p><P>Taurus Securities Limited recommends investors to Buy on Dips.</p><P>PPI</p> Karachi Stock Exchange Private transport Taurus Securities Limited Transport Asianet Fri, 12 Apr 2013 17:35:39 +0000 Asianet 5813802 at http://www.globalpost.com Roundup: KSE surges to yet another historic peak http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131129/roundup-kse-surges-yet-another-historic-peak <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Roundup: KSE surges to yet another historic peak</p> <p>by Jawad Hussain</p> <p>ISLAMABAD, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan's Karachi Stock Exchange closed weekly trade at a fresh historic all-time high on Friday as investors remained upbeat amid smooth transition of military power and traded in cement, banking and textile sectors.</p> <p>The benchmark KSE 100-Index swelled by 0.5 percent or 121.70 points to close at 24,302.19 points on Friday as against 24,180.49 points recorded on Thursday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131129/roundup-kse-surges-yet-another-historic-peak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Xinhua News Agency Fri, 29 Nov 2013 14:45:01 +0000 6003742 at http://www.globalpost.com Roundup: KSE defies inflated CPI, scales fresh peak http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131202/roundup-kse-defies-inflated-cpi-scales-fresh-peak <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Roundup: KSE defies inflated CPI, scales fresh peak</p> <p>by Jawad Hussain</p> <p>ISLAMABAD, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) -- Investors at Pakistan's Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) ignored the increased inflation numbers for November and helped the key index to yet another all-time high amid better turnovers on Monday.</p> <p>The benchmark KSE 100-Index gained 0.41 percent or 99.38 points to close at 24,401.57 points on Monday as against 24,302.19 points recorded on Friday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131202/roundup-kse-defies-inflated-cpi-scales-fresh-peak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Economy of Asia Karachi Stock Exchange Xinhua News Agency Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:34:35 +0000 6006312 at http://www.globalpost.com