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Date: 08-Aug-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 14,673.77
Current Index 14,672.24
Change % -0.01%
YTD (CY12) 29.30%
YTD (FY13) 6.31%
Volume (mn) 28.45
Capitilization(USD bn) 38.17
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.34
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 34.87

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 25,440.81
Current Index 25,484.33
Change % 0.17%
YTD (CY12) 26.55%
YTD (FY13) 7.18%
Volume (mn) 8.45
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.45

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 17,641.65 0.23
HANGSENG 20.038.42 -0.17
NIKKEI 225 8,920.86 1.34
FTSE 5,841.24 0.56
DJIA 13,168.60 0.39
SSEC 2,155.37 -0.10
NASDAQ 3,015.86 0.87

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,961.34 0.25
KSE(Kuwait) 5,708.57 -0.41
BSE 1,090.54 0.00
MSM 5,433.65 -0.01
ADX 2,510.87 0.24
DFM 1,559.79 -0.15
QSE 8,365.28 0.24

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 11.67
6 Months 11.70
12 Months 12.00

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 11.41
6 Months 11.44
12 Months 11.50

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 12.07
5-Y PIB 12.38
10-Y PIB 12.59
20-Y PIB 13.03
30-Y PIB 13.19
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Activity dull ahead of major announcements

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index shed 0.01% or 1.53 points to end at the 14,672.24 points level. Trade volumes plummeted to 44 million shares compared with Monday’s tally of 58 million shares. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs2.00 billion. more... (ET)

News Clippings

KCCI demands energy security plan

Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has demanded the government to formulate a 20 years energy security plan.It should be based on 40 percent on nuclear, 40 percent on Thar Coal and 20 percent on hydal and alternate energy to overcome perennial issue of acute power shortage problem. more... (DT)

Corporate results: MCB Bank makes Rs11 billion in six months

MCB Bank has made profits of Rs11.33 billion during January to June 2011 on the back of bad loans shrinking to one-fourth . more... (FD)

Korean firm shows interest in solar energy investment in Balochistan

Concentrix (cx) solar Korean Company is interested in installing a solar energy plant of 300 megawatts (MW) in provincial capital Quetta under an agreement. A three member delegation of Concentrix (cx) led by Dr Choi Moon-Sok met Board of Investment (BoI) chairman Saleem Mandviwalla and showed interests for solar energy investment in south-western province of Balochistan . more... (DT)

Federal govt plans to spend Rs 4.6bn on 43 IT projects

The federal government has planned to spend Rs 4.6 billion on the Information Technology (IT) sector to execute around 43 projects during this fiscal year to achieve better results. more... (DT)

ECC allows petroleum products prices weekly adjustment on trial basis

Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of Cabinet Tuesday allowed petroleum products prices adjustment in the country on weekly basis on trial in order to examine impact on general public and oil marketing companies. more... (BR)

Indus Motor to shut down plant for six days in August

Record low sales have compelled Indus Motor Company (IMC) to keep its production plant shut for six days in August, according to an official. more... (ET)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Aug07, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1736/-
10.1736/-
YTD Return
11.48%
POAIIF
52.3868/-
51.8629/-
YTD Return
8.44%
POAAAF
52.82/-
51.50/-
YTD Return
2.86%
POIAAF
55.93/-
53.93/-
YTD Return
2.59%
POAF
11.53/-
YTD Return
9.62%

Funds Rating
AMC
AM3
POAIIF
AA-(f)
POAF
A+ (f)
POAAAF
3 Star
POIAAF
5 Star

  June-12 May-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 355.60 367.05 -3.12
No of AMCs 24 24 -
No of Funds 124 124 -

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,372
Reserves
(July 12, 2012)
$14.91bn
Trade Deficit
(July 11-June 12)
$(21.27)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 11-June 12)
$(4.52bn)
Remittances
(July 11-June 12)
$13.19bn
Foreign Investment (July11-June 12) $741.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(July-12)
9.60%
CPI Gen. - FY12
(July 11- June 12)
11.0%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 93.30
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,612.20
Cement (Rs./Bag) 447.63
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 85.60
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,746.67
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,660.35
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,675.00
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(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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