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Date:14-Dec-2012
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 16,744.60
Current Index 16,806.58
Change % 0.37%
YTD (CY12) 48.11%
YTD (FY13) 21.24%
Volume (mn) 69.62
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.30
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 3.44
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 164.09

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 28,693.96
Current Index 28,825.72
Change % 0.46%
YTD (CY12) 43.14%
YTD (FY13) 21.24%
Volume (mn) 30.47
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.90

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,231.23 -0.51
HANGSENG 22,579.22 0.61
NIKKEI 225 9,768.75 0.27
FTSE 5,929.61 -0.27
DJIA 13,170.72 -0.56
SSEC 2,120.84 2.44
NASDAQ 2,992.16 -0.72

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,769.96 0.10
KSE(Kuwait) 5,930.28 -0.03
BSE 1,046.26 -0.03
MSM 5,647.29 -0.03
ADX 2,621.17 0.33
DFM 1,584.52 -0.18
QSE 8,331.14 -0.18

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.43
6 Months 9.47
12 Months 9.83

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.23
6 Months 9.21
12 Months 9.34

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.32
5-Y PIB 10.90
10-Y PIB 11.39
20-Y PIB 12.12
30-Y PIB 12.22
Capital Market Overview

Pakistani stocks rise, rupee weakens, o/n rates slightly rise

Pakistani stocks rose on Thursday, supported by expectations that the central bank will ease interest rates at its monetary policy meeting on Friday.The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-index closed at 16,806.58, up 0.37 per cent or 61.98 points from the previous session.
more... (D)

News Clippings

Govt wants to defer IMF repayments

Amid assurance from the United States for disbursement of $600 million shortly, Pakistan is seeking to defer repayments to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the current fiscal year. more... (D)

Pakistan’s forex reserves fall to $13.374 billion

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves dropped to $13.374 billion in the week ending Dec 7, from $13.500 billion in the previous week, the central bank said on Thursday. more... (D)

Reversing trend: Balance of trade shows signs of significant improvement

Pakistan’s trade deficit has narrowed significantly from July to November this year, on the back of a continuous fall in imports and robust growth in exports. The improving balance has, in part, also eased some pressure off the nation’s fast depleting foreign exchange reserves. more... (ET)

Progress in negotiations between Ogra and CNG association

The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) and All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) have held partially successful negotiations in which Ogra has prepared an initial working paper on CNG prices, DawnNews reported. more... (D)

Transparency to oversee 3G licence auction

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority on Thursday engaged the Transparency International to watch the much-awaited auction of 3rd Generation Spectrum (3G) licences. more... (D)


US presses Pakistan on bomb fertiliser

Calcium ammonium nitrate is responsible for more than 70 per cent of roadside bombs against coalition forces in Afghanistan despite a ban by Kabul on the fertiliser, Lieutenant General Michael Barbero told a Senate hearing. Barbero, who heads a Defence Department unit that combats the bombs, said the Fatima Group, the Pakistani company that runs the factories, has been “less than cooperative” in discussions with the United States. more... (D)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Dec 13, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2626/-
10.2626/-
YTD Return
11.81%
POAIIF
52.9764/-
52.4466/-
YTD Return
8.39%
POAAAF
58.07/-
56.62/-
YTD Return
13.08%
POIAAF
57.35/-
55.92/-
YTD Return
6.37%
POAF
10.89/-
YTD Return
9.57%

 

Funds Rating
AMC
AM3
POAIIF
AA-(f)
POAF
A+ (f)
POAAAF
2 Star
POIAAF
4 Star
POGSF
AA(f)

  Oct-12 Sep-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 406.52 329.52 23.37
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 175 175 -

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,372
Reserves
(December 07, 2012)
$13.37bn
Trade Deficit
(July-November 12)
$(8.16)bn
Curr. A/C
(July-October 12)
$0.26bn
Remittances
(Jul-November 12)
$5.98bn
Foreign Investment (July-September 12) $183.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(November-12)
6.93%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- November 12)
8.40%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 86.50
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,697.50
Cement (Rs./Bag) 451.50
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 90.65
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,678.33
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,520.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,850.00

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(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (ET) Tribune, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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