ASPI: 7,213.63 (+1.16 pts; +0.02%); Val T/O: Rs. 587mn (US$4.41mn); Vol T/O: 20.3mn; Trades: 5,106
Advance/decline ratio: 91/99; Top gainer: PCH.N (+50.00%); Top loser: KCAB.N (-15.68%)
• The ASPI ended marginally higher amid weak turnover levels. Then diversified, banking, finance, beverage food & tobacco, and manufacturing counters led turnover in the market with trading on JKH amounting to 23% of the day’s turnover.
• Banks, Finance & Insurance was the most actively traded sector (-0.39%)
• Motors was the best performing sector (+2.57%), supported by gains on UML (+0.11%)
• Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals was the worst performing sector (-1.15%), dragged down by a decline in CIC
(-1.6%) - (JKSB)
Courtesy: The Island