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Date:23-Oct-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,792.75
Current Index 15,848.63
Change % 0.35%
YTD (CY12) 39.66%
YTD (FY13) 14.83%
Volume (mn) 117.83
Capitilization (USDbn) 9.79
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.55
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 120.70

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 27,792.12
Current Index 27,766.57
Change % -0.09%
YTD (CY12) 37.88%
YTD (FY13) 16.78%
Volume (mn) 21.41
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.71

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,793.44 0.59
HANGSENG 21,697.55 0.67
NIKKEI 225 9,010.71 0.08
FTSE 5,882.91 -0.22
DJIA 13,343.51 0.01
SSEC 2,132.76 0.20
NASDAQ 3,005.62 0.37

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,741.82 -0.56
KSE(Kuwait) 5,716.52 -0.22
BSE 1,059.89 -0.26
MSM 5,646.76 -1.09
ADX 2,648.24 0.16
DFM 1,652.00 0.14
QSE 8,537.50 -0.01

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.77
6 Months 9.79
12 Months 10.10

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.63
6 Months 9.61
12 Months 9.66

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.45
5-Y PIB 11.01
10-Y PIB 11.45
20-Y PIB 12.03
30-Y PIB 12.15
Capital Market Overview

Market watch : Mid-tier stocks, results support climb

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index climbed 0.35% or 55.88 points to end at 15,848.63 point level. Positive activity was seen at the local exchange as low-priced stocks remained investors favourites, said Topline Securities Equity Dealer Samar Iqbal.Trade volumes fell to 149 million shares compared with Friday’s tally of 209 million shares. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Pol-price adjustment mechanism under scrutiny

Ministry of Petroleum on Monday sent a summary to the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) to review the mechanism of weekly adjustment of petroleum prices in the country, DawnNews reported. more... (D)

Corporate results: Fauji Fertilizer earns Rs13.8 billion in nine months

Fauji Fertilizer Company (FFC) – one of the companies not affected by the gas suspension issue – posted a profit of Rs13.79 billion for the first nine months of 2012, flat compared to Rs13.83 billion in the corresponding period of the previous year. more... (ET)

Government should create better business environment in the country

A delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) led by its President, Zafar Bakhtawari visited Attock Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI). Munawar Mughal, Mian Akhram Farid, Khalid Javaid and Zubair Ahmed Malik, former presidents of ICCI also accompanied the delegation. more... (BR)

UAE looks to strengthen economic relations

While agreeing to work on a roadmap for promoting economic cooperation between the United Arab Emirates and Pakistan, the embassy of the UAE has stressed that it will join hands with businessmen in Pakistan to explore new sectors for deepening economic relations. more... (ET)

Retail trade: Taxmen suggest withdrawal of sales tax exemption

In an attempt to widen the tax net, tax authorities have proposed abolishing the sales tax exemption being enjoyed by retailers having annual sales up to Rs50 million. more... (ET)

Pak to invest in Chinese bonds

Pakistan will join a growing list of central banks that will invest in China's interbank market as the world's second-largest economy opens its capital markets. The People's Bank of China announced on Monday that it had signed an agreement with the State Bank of Pakistan to help Pakistan invest in its local debt market, without providing details about the size of the investment programme. more... (FD)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Oct 22, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1533/-
10.1533/-
YTD Return
13.81%
POAIIF
52.4508/-
51.9263/-
YTD Return
8.98%
POAAAF
54.76/-
53.36/-
YTD Return
6.63%
POIAAF
56.61/-
55.19/-
YTD Return
4.98%
POAF
11.77/-
YTD Return
10.29%

 

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) 88.90
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,726.60
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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(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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