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Date:20-Dec-2012
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 16,858.68
Current Index 16,869.83
Change % 0.07%
YTD (CY12) 48.66%
YTD (FY13) 22.23%
Volume (mn) 71.88
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.34
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.42
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 159.29

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 28,822.02
Current Index 28,976.90
Change % 0.54%
YTD (CY12) 43.89%
YTD (FY13) 21.87%
Volume (mn) 28.87
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.93

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,476.00 0.57
HANGSENG 22,623.37 0.57
NIKKEI 225 10,160.40 2.39
FTSE 5,961.60 0.43
DJIA 13,251.97 -0.74
SSEC 2,162.24 -0.01
NASDAQ 3,044.36 -0.33

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,888.59 0.44
KSE(Kuwait) 5,986.87 0.02
BSE 1,047.11 -0.15
MSM 5,695.76 0.40
ADX 2,612.80 0.06
DFM 1,591.57 0.13
QSE 8,407.10 0.67

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.36
6 Months 9.41
12 Months 9.74

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.26
6 Months 9.26
12 Months 9.39

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.43
5-Y PIB 10.98
10-Y PIB 11.52
20-Y PIB 12.11
30-Y PIB 12.22
Capital Market Overview

Hope to receive CSF keeps market up

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-index increased by 11.15 points to 16,869.83 points on Wednesday against 16,858.68 points on Tuesday on the expectations of receiving the coalition support fund, said dealers. more... (TN)

News Clippings

SBP helps propel rupee

The State Bank of Pakistan's efforts aimed at arresting the slide of Pak rupee bore fruit on Wednesday when Pak rupee showed some recovery against the US dollar as the parity remained range-bound between Rs 97.75 and 97.80 to a dollar. Minister of State for Finance Salim Mandviwalla chaired at SBP a meeting between SBP's forex wing and representatives licensed exchange companies - who continued to complain about the step-motherly treatment meted out to them as compared to the banking companies. more... (BR)

Auction for 3G licences: Prime Minister invites Etisalat Group

Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Wednesday invited Etisalat Group to participate in the bidding process of 3G auction. The Prime Minister was speaking to a delegation of Etisalat, who called on him led by Abdul Karim Ahmad Julfar, Group Chief Executive Officer. more... (BR)

Karachi Stock Exchange : Hopes pinned on 17,000 pts level before 2013

The Karachi stock market is all set to cross the psychological level of 17,000 points for the first time in the history of the country by the end of the present calendar year. more... (DT)

Byco completes refining unit

Byco Oil Pakistan Limited on Wednesday announced the completion of the country’s largest oil refinery at Mouza Kund, District Lasbella, Balochistan. At present the refinery is in state of pre-commissioning and preparatory activities wherein different plants, equipments and instrumentation are being put to confirmatory checks and tests. more... (DT)

Prices of imported FMCGs surge

The prices of imported goods, especially fast moving consumer goods (FMCGs), have surged by an average 10 percent over the last 10 days as a result of the slumping rupee and unregulated pricing, market sources told The News on Wednesday. more... (TN)

Interest rate still highest in the region

Despite the consecutive slashes in discount rates by the State Bank of Pakistan, the interest rate in Pakistan still remains higher in South Asia. Notably, current inflation rate in the country is at par with or a little lower than that in India and Bangladesh, the other two countries in the region. more... (TN)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Dec 19, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2691/-
10.2691/-
YTD Return
11.52%
POAIIF
53.0382/-
52.5078/-
YTD Return
8.35%
POAAAF
58.29/-
56.83/-
YTD Return
13.50%
POIAAF
57.77/-
56.33/-
YTD Return
7.15%
POAF
10.90/-
YTD Return
9.42%

 

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

  Nov-12 Oct-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 443.35 406.52 9.06
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 177 175 1.14

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-November 12)
$(365)mn
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) 89.57
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,666.92
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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