PSX gains 135 points

32
Karachi

The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) turned green on Tuesday with the benchmark KSE-100 Index gaining 135.42 (+0.29 points) to close at 47,137.77 points.

The market opened on a positive note due to positive developments on the economic front and remained almost positive throughout the session despite selling pressure fuelled by profit booking activity.

The Index traded in a range of 522.3 points, showing an intraday high of 47,508.7 and a low of 46,986.4.

Among other indices, the KSE All Share Index gained 61.54 points (+0.2 percent) to close at 32,253.12 points, while All Share Islamic Index shed 40.16 points (-0.17 percent) to close at 22,983.51 points.

A total of 378 companies traded shares in the stock exchange, out of them shares of 223 closed up, shares of 125 closed down while shares of 30 companies remained unchanged.—TLTP

Previous articlePak-Japan politico-military dialogue held
Next articleKhaqan demands NAB cases on ministers