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Date: 09-Aug-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 14,672.24
Current Index 14,744.14
Change % 0.49%
YTD (CY12) 29.93%
YTD (FY13) 6.83%
Volume (mn) 59.75
Capitilization(USD bn) 38.33
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.58
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 35.46

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 25,484.33
Current Index 25,643.28
Change % 0.62%
YTD (CY12) 27.34%
YTD (FY13) 7.85%
Volume (mn) 20.93
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.48

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 17,600.56 -0.01
HANGSENG 20.250.57 0.92
NIKKEI 225 8,918.94 0.43
FTSE 5,845.92 0.08
DJIA 13,175.64 0.05
SSEC 2,388.57 -0.05
NASDAQ 3,011.25 -0.15

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,953.59 -0.11
KSE(Kuwait) 5,711.28 0.05
BSE 1,074.68 -1.45
MSM 5,437.38 0.07
ADX 2,514.45 0.14
DFM 1,555.65 -0.07
QSE 8,402.19 0.44

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 11.65
6 Months 11.66
12 Months 11.96

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 11.41
6 Months 11.44
12 Months 11.52

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 12.06
5-Y PIB 12.36
10-Y PIB 12.55
20-Y PIB 13.03
30-Y PIB 13.19
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Stocks witness renewed interest as bulls break free

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.49% or 71.90 points to end at the 14,744.14 points level. Shares of 331 companies were traded on Wednesday. At the end of the day 179 stocks closed higher, 79 declined while 73 remained unchanged. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Lowering pressure on forex reserves : ‘Pakistan will go for fresh IMF loan’

Pakistan will seek fresh loan from International Monetary Fund (IMF) in order to lower the immense pressure on foreign exchange reserves, sources in the Ministry of Finance (MoF) said on Wednesday. more... (DT)

THE RUPEE: all-round gains

Higher remittance inflows and export proceeds boosted the rupee versus the dollar on the currency markeet on Wednesday, dealers said Currency analysts said that positive sentiments arising from the US-Pakistan ties, which have brought stability to the local currency. more... (BR)

Telecom import up 24pc in FY12

The imports of various telecom products witnessed increase of 23.89 percent during the fiscal year 2011-12 as against the same period of the previous year. The overall imports of telecom sector reached to US$1.268 billion during July-June (2011-12) against the imports of US$ 1.023 billion recorded during July-June (2010-11), according to data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. more... (FD)

Engro Foods Canada set to make profit next year

Engro Foods Canada is poised to post a profit next year by increasing availability of its halal meat product line in major chains of retail outlets across the North American continent, Engro Foods CEO Afnan Ahsan said on Wednesday. more... (ET)

Oil prices: NA panel opposes ECC decision on weekly revision

A parliamentary panel has opposed the decision of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) to review oil prices every week and called for restoring the old system of monthly revision to discourage profiteering and hoarding of petroleum products. more... (ET)

KESC posts Rs 2.62 billion profit after tax

After making losses during last 17 years and after seven years of privatisation, the Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) has announced surprising financial results and posted Rs 2.620 billion as profit after tax for the year ended June 30, 2012 (FY12) as compared to after tax loss of Rs 9.393 billion recorded in FY11. more... (BR)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Aug08, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1759/-
10.1759/-
YTD Return
11.44%
POAIIF
52.3997/-
51.8757/-
YTD Return
8.47%
POAAAF
52.93/-
51.61/-
YTD Return
3.08%
POIAAF
55.44/-
54.05-
YTD Return
2.82%
POAF
11.53/-
YTD Return
9.67%

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) 93.50
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,612.13
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) 5,700.00
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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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