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Date: 01-Oct-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,357.59
Current Index 15,444.82
Change % 0.57%
YTD (CY12) 36.11%
YTD (FY13) 11.91%
Volume (mn) 74.10
Capitilization (USDbn) 39.63
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 12.85
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 60.33

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 27,197.45
Current Index 27,458.04
Change % 0.96%
YTD (CY12) 36.35%
YTD (FY13) 15.48%
Volume (mn) 24.14
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.56

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,775.06 0.11
HANGSENG 20,840.38 0.38
NIKKEI 225 8,796.51 -0.83
FTSE 5,742.07 -0.65
DJIA 13,437.13 -0.36
SSEC 2,086.17 1.45
NASDAQ 3,116.23 -0.65

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,839.83 0.47
KSE(Kuwait) 5,970.36 -0.21
BSE 1,087.33 0.34
MSM 5,555.51 0.38
ADX 2,619.41 0.54
DFM 1,579.84 0.07
QSE 8,516.15 0.07

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.20
6 Months 10.22
12 Months 10.53

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 10.14
6 Months 10.01
12 Months 10.15

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.52
5-Y PIB 11.00
10-Y PIB 11.46
20-Y PIB 11.98
30-Y PIB 12.13
Capital Market Overview

Weekly Review: KSE-100 closes flat as monetary policy announcement draws closer

The stock market closed flat for a second week running as investors took a more cautious approach in the build-up to the monetary policy announcement on October 5. The benchmark KSE-100 index closed lower by 8 points (0.1%) during the week ended September 27. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Fertilizer plants on SNGPL supply network: Govt accused of violating gas distribution policy

The Federal government is reportedly violating its own gas distribution policy for fertilizer plants: plants being run on gas provided by Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) are not getting equal and fair treatment despite already defined distribution and rotation formulas. more... (BR)

Conversion to coal-fired power generation

THE federal government plans to convert its oil/gas-based power stations to coal-fired plants since price of imported fuel oil is rapidly increasing, whereas supply of indigenous natural gas is falling. The power sector is heavily dependent on residual fuel oils (RFO), and conversion to coal is seen as the only sustainable option. more... (D)

LPG prices may rise by Rs14.5 per kg

Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) prices are expected to increase by Rs14.5 per kilogramme following an increase in the Saudi Aramco Contract Price (Saudi CP) for the month of October, a spokesman of the LPG industry said on Sunday. more... (ET)

Automobiles: ‘Influx of imports adversely impacting operations’

“Non-production days (NPDs) at Indus Motor Company (IMC) plants are due to the huge influx of imported used cars which affected the demand of locally produced cars negatively,” said IMC Chairman Ali S Habib while answering shareholders’ concerns on downbeat production schedule during the company’s 23rd annual general meeting held on Saturday. more... (ET)

Business district for Islamabad

AT the fag-end of its rule, the PPP-led coalition government is making a delayed move to embark on a tricky civil service reform — monetisation of housing facility for government officers.The plan comes in the wake of an all pervasive institutional mismanagement — a major snag in improving public service delivery. Effective civil service reforms could lead to better governance and improved delivery system. more... (D)


PPP stands by dual national voters’

Chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that despite all challenges, Pakistan is making its first constitutional and peaceful transfer of power to a new democratic government. Addressing the International Convention of PPP late Saturday night, where he received the “Voice of Democracy” award, Bilawal said Pakistan had been transformed from a dictatorship into a democracy. more... (D)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Sep28, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.4001/-
10.4001/-
YTD Return
14.48%
POAIIF
53.0864/-
52.5555/-
YTD Return
9.20%
POAAAF
53.50/-
52.16/-
YTD Return
4.17%
POIAAF
56.18/-
54.78/-
YTD Return
4.20%
POAF
11.68/-
YTD Return
9.56%

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 21, 2012)
$14.84bn
Trade Deficit
(July-August 12)
$(3.37)bn
Curr. A/C
(August 12)
$1.2bn
Remittances
(Jul-Aug 12)
$2.46bn
Foreign Investment (July11-June12) $741.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(August-12)
9.10%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- August 12)
9.30%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 91.50
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,768.20
Cement (Rs./Bag) 437.86
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 87.35
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,691.82
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,642.29
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,200.00

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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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