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Date:24-Oct-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,848.63
Current Index 15,853.84
Change % 0.03%
YTD (CY12) 39.71%
YTD (FY13) 14.87%
Volume (mn) 117.83
Capitilization (USDbn) 9.79
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -9.71
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 120.69

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 27,766.57
Current Index 27,775.30
Change % 0.03%
YTD (CY12) 39.71%
YTD (FY13) 14.87%
Volume (mn) 24.72
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.71

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,710.02 -0.44
HANGSENG 21,697.55 0.67
NIKKEI 225 9,014.25 0.03
FTSE 5,797.91 -1.44
DJIA 13,345.89 0.01
SSEC 2,114.45 -0.85
NASDAQ 3,016.96 0.37

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,729.48 -0.18
KSE(Kuwait) 5,744.54 0.49
BSE 1,062.46 0.24
MSM 5,660.94 0.25
ADX 2,653.45 0.20
DFM 1,652.26 0.11
QSE 8,511.97 -0.30

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.75
6 Months 9.78
12 Months 10.10

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.56
6 Months 9.58
12 Months 9.61

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.30
5-Y PIB 10.96
10-Y PIB 11.40
20-Y PIB 12.01
30-Y PIB 12.15
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Results unable to provide momentum to bourse

The local bourse went up to a high of 15,937 points, however, profit taking near the close of the session pulled the market down to close flat. Announcement of the index heavyweight Oil and Gas Development Company’s quarterly results also failed to attract the bulls.The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.03% or 5.21 points to end at 15,853.84 point level. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Analysis: The govt’s indifference to economic competitiveness

At this point, it is almost a tradition. For the eighth year in a row, the World Bank has come out with its Doing Business report, and for the seventh time, Pakistan has seen its ranking drop, largely due to the fact that virtually no major policymaker in Islamabad can even spell economic competitiveness, let alone formulate a cohesive national policy and push it through Parliament. more... (ET)

Corporate results: OGDC’s profits climb 17% on higher sales

The Oil and Gas Development Company (OGDC) has announced its corporate earnings results for the first quarter of the current fiscal year (1QFY13). The company has declared a net profit of Rs25.656 billion for the period, which translates into Rs5.97 in earnings per share. The figure is 17.07% higher than the profit posted for the comparable period of the previous fiscal year. more... (ET)

Kapco 1Q earning rises 46pc

Kot Addu Power Company (Kapco) has announced a profit of Rs1.75 billion for the first quarter of fiscal year 2013. This represents a rise of 46 per cent in profits when compared to the same period last year of Rs 1.19 billion. The earnings per share were Rs 1.99 in the quarter as compared to Rs1.36 in the same quarter in the preceding year.
more... (FD)

Pakistan CNG prices highest in the region

The All Pakistan Compressed Natural Gas Association (APCNGA) on Tuesday said price of CNG in Pakistan is highest in the region therefore it must be brought down in line with other countries in the national interest. more... (DT)

SECP allows fund managers to offer commodity schemes

Keeping in view the record appreciation in global commodity prices, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has allowed the asset management companies (AMCs) to offer commodity schemes to investors . more... (DT)

Australia seeks opportunities in bilateral trade, investment

Senior Australian Trade Commissioner for the South Asia Region Patrick Kearins said that significant potential exists to enhance Pakistan-Australia cooperation in the areas of energy, livestock, agriculture, mining, advance manufacturing and education. more... (ET)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Oct 23, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1564/-
10.1564/-
YTD Return
13.78%
POAIIF
52.4622/-
51.9376/-
YTD Return
8.97%
POAAAF
54.86/-
53.49/-
YTD Return
6.83%
POIAAF
56.66/-
55.24/-
YTD Return
5.08%
POAF
11.78/-
YTD Return
10.28%

 

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 19, 2012)
$14.32bn
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) 87.20
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,712.00
Cement (Rs./Bag) 449.50
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 78.05
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,685.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,642.29
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,650.00

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