Current political turmoil and anarchy has really affected the economy, so Karachi stock market is no different. The KSE-100 index decreased 1.1 percent from 28872 points to 28568 points ,mainly due to bad political situation all around the country. The greatest gain was achieved by the KSE-100 for 793 points on Friday due to Army intervention for the solution of ongoing political crisis.
Following are the top trading companies for the week
|Top 10 Traded Companies|
|K-Electric Limited [96,653,179,000]||7.63||7.71||1.00||7.71||7.41||7.65||22,589,500|
|The Bank of Punjab Ltd [15,551,131,000]||8.11||8.06||0.15||8.39||7.92||8.16||14,540,500|
|Lafarge Pakistan Cement Ltd [13,126,445,000]||15.49||15.48||0.38||15.69||15.10||15.48||10,874,000|
|Pak Elektron Ltd [2,949,223,000]||30.00||29.39||0.63||30.19||28.96||29.67||8,852,000|
|Maple Leaf Cement Factory Ltd [5,277,339,000]||26.70||26.61||1.14||26.74||25.75||26.60||7,514,000|
|TRG Pakistan [3,853,907,000]||10.70||10.56||0.34||11.10||10.32||10.64||6,288,000|
|Fauji Cement Co Ltd [13,311,158,000]||18.70||18.78||0.55||19.23||18.37||18.90||5,976,000|
|Faysal Bank Ltd [9,273,508,000]||15.38||15.03||0.52||15.38||14.82||15.07||5,217,000|
|Pakistan Petroleum Ltd. [19,717,156,000]||225.49||222.67||2.93||228.00||219.50||223.72||4,734,400|
|Jahangir Siddiqui & Co Ltd [7,632,853,000]||8.19||8.27||0.34||8.55||8.00||8.34||4,575,50|
Government should show seriousness to solve the political problem with dialogue and open mindness, so that it can easily achieve the financial and political objectives of the country.