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Date:19-Oct-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,654.62
Current Index 15,679.19
Change % 0.16%
YTD (CY12) 38.17%
YTD (FY13) 13.61%
Volume (mn) 92.08
Capitilization (USDbn) 9.69
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.55
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 118.33

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 27,524.53
Current Index 27,595.47
Change % 0.26%
YTD (CY12) 37.03%
YTD (FY13) 16.06%
Volume (mn) 31.14
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.68

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,791.93 0.97
HANGSENG 21,518.71 0.47
NIKKEI 225 8,982.86 2.00
FTSE 5,917.05 0.10
DJIA 13,548.90 -0.06
SSEC 2,129.71 -0.09
NASDAQ 3,104.12 0.10

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,811.19 0.92
KSE(Kuwait) 5,909.91 -0.45
BSE 1,066.84 0.16
MSM 5,713.47 0.04
ADX 2,652.44 0.13
DFM 1,6454.42 0.66
QSE 8,542.14 0.07

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.75
6 Months 9.80
12 Months 10.08

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.58
6 Months 9.57
12 Months 9.62

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.42
5-Y PIB 10.96
10-Y PIB 11.40
20-Y PIB 12.02
30-Y PIB 12.15
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Results yet to impact investor sentiment

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index edged up 0.16% or 24.57 points to end at the 15,679.19 points level. Trade volumes swelled to 135 million shares, compared with Wednesday’s tally of 91 million shares. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs4.05 billion. more... (ET)

News Clippings

C/A turns $432mn surplus in 1st-Qtr

Current account in Pakistan registered a surplus of $432 million during the first quarter of current fiscal year 2012-13 from deficit of $1,339 million in the same period of last year, showed the State Bank of Pakistan's data released The current account surplus was made possible mainly due to service sector showed surplus owing to receiving payment of coalition support fund along with higher workers remittance. more... (FD)

Coal-based power plants: Financing worth $1.14b under threat

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has told Pakistan that it will hold back financing of $1.14 billion for over 1,000-megawatt coal-based power plants if the government continues to insist that these plants will run on Thar coal instead of imported coal. more... (ET)

Corporate results: Engro Foods earnings skyrocket, profits 300% higher than last year

Engro Foods has announced its earnings results for the first nine months of calendar year 2012 (9MCY12) today, posting a net profit of Rs1.62 billion for the period. more... (ET)

Pakistan Oilfields profits slump; down a billion

Attock Group – the sole vertically integrated oil conglomerate of the country – announced financial results for the first quarter of the fiscal 2012-13 for three of the four subsidiaries – exploration, refining and cement production. Results for National Refinery and Attock Petroleum were not announced. more... (ET)

IPPs given Rs119bn subsidy in 1QFY13

The government has provided Rs119 billion subsidy to the power sector during the first three and half months of the current fiscal year against the total budgetary allocation of Rs134 billion for the entire fiscal year, a senior Finance Ministry official said on Thursday. The official said that Rs95 billion has been provided to the power sector directly and Rs24 billion were paid to the Independent Power Producers (IPPs) on behalf of power sector subsequent to the directives of the Supreme Court. more... (FD)

Pak-Afghan joint trade ventures stressed

Pakistan’s Ambassador to Afghanistan, Mohammad Sadiq said Pakistan was ready to extend technical assistance to Afghanistan for strengthening its gemstone and marble industry. He proposed the holding of Pak-Afghan Joint Industrial Exhibitions in the prominent cities of the world. more... (DT)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Oct 18, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1463/-
10.1463/-
YTD Return
14.09%
POAIIF
52.4052/-
51.8811/-
YTD Return
9.01%
POAAAF
54.10/-
52.75/-
YTD Return
5.35%
POIAAF
56.47/-
55.06/-
YTD Return
4.74%
POAF
11.76/-
YTD Return
10.30%

 

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

  Sep-12 Aug-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 341.80 419.22 -18.47
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 175 175 -

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,372
Reserves
(October 05, 2012)
$14.41bn
Trade Deficit
(July-September 12)
$(3.63)bn
Curr. A/C
(July-September 12)
$4.32bn
Remittances
(Jul-September 12)
$3.59bn
Foreign Investment (July-September 12) $183.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(September-12)
8.79%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- September 12)
9.05%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 92.10
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,738.50
Cement (Rs./Bag) 446.13
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 80.60
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,687.50
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,642.29
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,700.00

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