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Date: 28-Aug-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,039.18
Current Index 15,171.66
Change % 0.88%
YTD (CY12) 33.70%
YTD (FY13) 9.93%
Volume (mn) 148.45
Capitilization(USD bn) 38.74
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -1.60
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 71.12

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 26,458.11
Current Index 26,792.53
Change % 1.26%
YTD (CY12) 33.05%
YTD (FY13) 12.69%
Volume (mn) 68.84
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.60

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 17,663.90 -0.08
HANGSENG 19,766.11 -0.16
NIKKEI 225 9,030.50 -0.60
FTSE 5,776.60 0.00
DJIA 13,124.67 -0.25
SSEC 2,056.24 0.03
NASDAQ 3,073.19 0.11

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,137.86 0.47
KSE(Kuwait) 5,787.19 0.35
BSE 1,072.38 -0.49
MSM 5,515.15 -0.40
ADX 2,589.60 -0.44
DFM 1,558.83 -0.92
QSE 8,498.23 -0.13

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.47
6 Months 10.53
12 Months 10.87

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 10.41
6 Months 10.43
12 Months 10.45

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.07
5-Y PIB 11.61
10-Y PIB 11.99
20-Y PIB 12.43
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Bourse climbs on Supreme Court verdict

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index surged 0.88 per cent or 132.48 points to end at 15,171.66 point level.“Market welcomed Supreme Court’s verdict as it indicated that the judiciary and the government are trying to find a middle ground in the dispute,” said Topline Securities Equity Dealer Samar Iqbal. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Petroleum policy 2012-13 : Crude oil output to be up by 33,000bpd by mid-2013

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources (MP&NR) has asserted to exceed local crude oil production to 100,000 barrels per day from the current 67,000 barrels per day and gas production from 4.2 billion cubic feet per day (BCFD) to 5 BCFD till mid of upcoming calendar year 2013. more... (DT)

Result: NIB Bank losses decline significantly

NIB Bank has reduced its pre-tax losses significantly, posting a total of Rs154 million for the half year ended June 30, 2012, as compared to Rs3.7 billion in the same period of the previous year. more... (ET)

Pakistan likely to achieve $15bn remittances target in 2012-13

Pakistan’s expectation for strong double-digit growth in remittances from Gulf region will help achieve its overall target of $15 billion in the fiscal year 2012-13. more... (DT)

Cushioning troubled PSEs: Government ignores ceiling for sovereign guarantees

In violation of laws enacted to ensure fiscal discipline, the federal government has extended Rs532.4 billion worth of sovereign guarantees to the bleeding public sector enterprises (PSEs), according to an official report, indicating hidden risks to economic stability of the country. more... (ET)

Stock exchanges re-registered as public companies limited by shares

The Registrar of Companies, Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Monday issued certificates of re-registration to the stock exchanges under the Stock Exchanges (Corporatisation, Demutualisation and Integration) Act, 2012, as an evidence of their change in status from companies limited by guarantees to public companies limited by shares. more... (DT)

THE RUPEE: dollar at 95.10 in open market

The dollar retained its firmness on the open market on Monday while it did not show any change in terms of dollar in process of trading, dealers said. The rupee held the weekend levels versus the dollar for buying and selling at 94.80 and 94.84, dealers said. more... (BR)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Aug27, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2909/-
10.2909/-
YTD Return
15.42%
POAIIF
52.7190/-
52.1918/-
YTD Return
9.74%
POAAAF
54.03/-
52.68/-
YTD Return
5.21%
POIAAF
56.71/-
55.29/-
YTD Return
5.17%
POAF
11.64/-
YTD Return
12.53%

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

  July-12 June-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 376.73 381.83 -1.34
No of AMCs 24 24 -
No of Funds 124 124 -

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,372
Reserves
(August 12, 2012)
$15.54bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12)
$(1.60)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12)
$(2.97bn)
Remittances
(July 12)
$1.20bn
Foreign Investment (July12) $297mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(July-12)
9.60%
CPI Gen. - FY12
(July 11- June 12)
11.0%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 95.43
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,663.40
Cement (Rs./Bag) 448.50
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 88.30
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,711.25
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,660.35
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,850.00
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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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