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Date: 19-Sep-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,398.68
Current Index 15,517.19
Change % 0.77%
YTD (CY12) 36.74%
YTD (FY13) 12.43%
Volume (mn) 90.78
Capitilization(USD bn) 40.09
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.49
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 85.12

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 27,239.65
Current Index 27,535.43
Change % 1.09%
YTD (CY12) 36.74%
YTD (FY13) 15.81%
Volume (mn) 26.29
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.63

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,496.01 -0.25
HANGSENG 20,682.87 0.39
NIKKEI 225 9,141.73 0.20
FTSE 5,868.16 -0.43
DJIA 13,564.64 0.09
SSEC 2,063.07 0.17
NASDAQ 3,177.80 -0.03

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,105.52 -0.61
KSE(Kuwait) 5,834.33 0.60
BSE 1,075.55 -0.05
MSM 5,606.38 -0.23
ADX 2,611.62 -0.56
DFM 1,591.50 0.15
QSE 8,586.68 -0.34

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.38
6 Months 10.43
12 Months 10.78

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

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.78
5-Y PIB 11.31
10-Y PIB 11.70
20-Y PIB 12.18
30-Y PIB 12.31
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Bulls break free; make strong comeback

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index surged 0.77% or 118.51 points to end at the 15,517.19 points level. Trade volumes climbed to 129 million shares compared with Monday’s tally of 93 million shares. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs5.53 billion. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Balancing act: Govt controls deficit, thanks to CSF payments

Balancing act: Govt controls deficit, thanks to CSF paymentsThe government appears to have consolidated its fiscal position during the first two months of the current fiscal year, having brought down the national budget deficit to 0.8% – or Rs191 billion. more... (ET)

Increase in power sector subsidies: fiscal deficit targets unachievable: MoF


Ministry of Finance officials have expressed serious reservations about achieving projected fiscal deficit target of 4.7 per cent for the current fiscal year because of considerable increase in power sector subsidies. more... (BR)

Saudi Arabian group planning $1b investment


Al-Qarnain Group of Saudi Arabia has said it is planning to invest $1 billion in the areas of energy, construction, hospitality and automobiles in Pakistan over the medium term. more... (ET)

New petroleum policy to provide incentives for E&P firms’

Adviser to Prime Minister on Petroleum and Natural Resources Dr Asim Hussain on Tuesday expressed confidence that the new Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Policy 2012 would provide significant incentives for exploration and production (E&P) companies operating in Pakistan’s oil and gas sector. more... (DT)

Pakistan Petroleum Limited

Pakistan Petroleum Limited invariably known as PPL is the pioneer in the gas production of the country, contributing about one fourth of total gas supplies, besides producing crude oil, condensate and LPG. more... (BR)

Finland firm to invest $130m in Pakistan

A Finland company is planning to set up a paperboard joint venture in Pakistan with Packages Ltd as it shifts focus from ailing papermaking to healthier areas such as the packaging business, it was learnt on Tuesday. more... (DT)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Sep18, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3558/-
10.3558/-
YTD Return
14.18%
POAIIF
52.9844/-
52.4546/-
YTD Return
9.45%
POAAAF
53.56/-
52.22/-
YTD Return
4.29%
POIAAF
56.22/-
54.81/-
YTD Return
4.26%
POAF
11.66/-
YTD Return
9.95%

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

  Aug-12 Jul-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 419.47 378.64 10.78
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 175 177 -1.13

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) 95.79
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,772.00
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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