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Date: 18-Sep-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,449.60
Current Index 15,398.68
Change % -0.33%
YTD (CY12) 35.70%
YTD (FY13) 11.57%
Volume (mn) 65.18
Capitilization(USD bn) 39.96
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.29
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 83.63

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 27,295.00
Current Index 27,239.65
Change % -0.20%
YTD (CY12) 35.27%
YTD (FY13) 14.57%
Volume (mn) 16.74
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.59

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,532.29 0.02
HANGSENG 20,644.59 -0.07
NIKKEI 225 9,136.85 -0.25
FTSE 5,893.52 -0.37
DJIA 13,553.10 -0.30
SSEC 2,065.26 -0.64
NASDAQ 3,178.67 -0.17

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,149.42 -0.09
KSE(Kuwait) 5,799.70 0.25
BSE 1,076.07 0.14
MSM 5,619.25 -0.03
ADX 2,626.32 -0.12
DFM 1,589.18 -0.44
QSE 8,616.12 0.19

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.37
6 Months 10.44
12 Months 10.77

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 10.23
6 Months 10.24
12 Months 10.25

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.83
5-Y PIB 11.37
10-Y PIB 11.74
20-Y PIB 12.19
30-Y PIB 12.32
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Investors wary of socio-political developments

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index shed 0.33% or 50.93 points to end at the 15,398.68 points level.Samar Iqbal, equity dealer from Topline Securities, added that the National Reconciliation Ordinance hearing – scheduled for tomorrow – also kept investors at bay. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Businessmen flay hike in POL prices

The business community of Rawalpindi and Islamabad on Monday criticised the recent hike in POL prices and termed it as dropping petrol and compressed natural gas (CNG) bombs on the already inflation-hit people. more... (DT)

Corporate results: Attock Group posts healthy earnings across the board


Attock Group – the sole vertically integrated oil conglomerate of the country – posted hefty earnings on Monday, with all the four subsidiaries – exploration, petroleum, refining and cement production – all growing across the board. more... (ET)

Mergers & acquisitions: Dawood Hercules to sell off fertiliser business to rival


The Dawood Hercules Corporation is getting out of the fertiliser business, having announced that it is planning to sell its fertiliser manufacturing subsidiary – at, as yet, an undetermined price – to rival Pakarab Fertilizers. more... (ET)

Energy generation : Pakistan has huge potential for foreign investment: Shaikh

Federal Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said on Monday that there was huge potential of foreign investment in energy generation and telecom sectors and the international companies would be provided all possible help to invest in Pakistan in these sectors. more... (DT)

ARL profit after tax increases to Rs 2.734 billion


The profit after tax of Attock Refinery Limited (ARL) has increased to Rs 2.734 billion in the year ended June 30, 2012 (FY12) as compared to Rs 2.185 billion earned in FY11. The company's earning per share from refinery operations increased to Rs 13.44 in FY12 against Rs 13.10 in FY11 while from non-refinery operations per share earning increased to Rs 18.63 against Rs 12.53. more... (BR)

Zardari for stable economic policies

President Asif Ali Zardari Friday said as part of liberal investment policy regime‚ the government has embarked upon a policy of trade liberalization with India granting it Most Favoured Nation trading status to strengthen the economy. more... (FD)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Sep17, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3499/-
10.3499/-
YTD Return
14.07%
POAIIF
52.9729/-
52.4432/-
YTD Return
9.46%
POAAAF
53.33/-
52.00/-
YTD Return
3.85%
POIAAF
55.88/-
54.48/-
YTD Return
3.60%
POAF
11.65/-
YTD Return
9.65%

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
(September 7, 2012)
$14.82bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12)
$(1.60)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12)
$(297mn)
Remittances
(Jul-Aug 12)
$2.46bn
Foreign Investment (July11-June12) $741.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(July-12)
9.60%
CPI Gen. - FY12
(July 11- June 12)
11.0%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 97.00
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,761.45
Cement (Rs./Bag) 447.50
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 87.45
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,661..46
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,642.29
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,600.00
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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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