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Date:01-Feb-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,205.27
Current Index 17,242.74
Change % 0.22%
YTD (CY13) 2.00%
YTD (FY13) 24.93%
Volume (mn) 165.34
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.56
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 3.78
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 172.89

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 29,668.97
Current Index 29,695.20
Change % 0.09%
YTD (CY13) 1.96%
YTD (FY13) 24.89%
Volume (mn) 70.94
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.16

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,894.98 -0.55
HANGSENG 23,729.53 -0.39
NIKKEI 225 11,138.66 0.22
FTSE 6,276.90 -0.73
DJIA 13,860.58 -0.36
SSEC 2,385.42 0.12
NASDAQ 3,142.13 -0.01

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,043.55 0.22
KSE(Kuwait) 6,245.11 0.07
BSE 1,085.14 0.02
MSM 5,799.79 -0.01
ADX 2,877.36 0.80
DFM 1,887.59 0.72
QSE 8,724.77 -0.04

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.26
6 Months 9.34
12 Months 9.67

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.05
6 Months 9.11
12 Months 9.19

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.39
5-Y PIB 10.99
10-Y PIB 11.58
20-Y PIB 12.16
30-Y PIB 12.25
Capital Market Overview

KSE gains 37.47 points on buying in banks

Record-breaking spree continued at the Karachi stock market on Thursday driven by buying in banks stocks on results sensation.The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100-share index gained 37.47 points or 0.22 percent to close at 17,242.74 points as compared to 17,205.27 points of the previous session. The KSE 30-share index was up by 22.16 points to close at 14,084.85 points as compared with 14,062.69 points of the previous session. more... (DT)

News Clippings

SBP reduces refinance rate to 8.2%

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to cut the rate of refinance under the Export Finance Scheme (EFS) by 0.1 percentage point to 8.20 percent from Friday (today), says a circular of SBP on Thursday. This is the second rate cut announced by SBP in a month. Earlier, it had reduced the refinance rate by 0.2 percentage points. more... (DT)

Impact of gas shortage : SNGPL-based fertiliser plants face 89% output loss

Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) based fertiliser plants had faced 89 percent production losses due to suspension of gas supply during last year by producing only 256,500 tonnes of urea (11.6 percent) against their overall capacity of 2.2 million tonnes. more... (DT)

IHC rules GIDC illegal, unconstitutional

Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday declared the Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) illegal, unconstitutional and in violation of fundamental rights. The government had imposed the cess on the pretext of mobilising funds for infrastructure development work for the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project. more... (BR)

Monetary policy on 8th

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) will unveil its monetary policy statement on February 8, Friday, said spokesman for the central bank on Thursday. more... (TN)

Forex reserves slip to $13.5bn

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves dipped by $156 million to $13.549 billion during the week ended January 25 from $13.705 billion last week, according to the central bank on Thursday. more... (TN)

Global financial crisis to have little impact on Pakistan: SBP

The ongoing global financial crisis would have little impact on Pakistan as compared to some of the other emerging market economies due to its relative isolation from the international financial markets, and the basic nature of its exports, according to the latest report issued by the central bank. more... (TN)

NAVs and Returns
as of Jan31, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3658/-
10.3658/-
YTD Return
10.58%
POAIIF
53.4403/-
52.9059/-
YTD Return
7.85%
POAAAF
59.27/-
57.79/-
YTD Return
15.42%
POIAAF
57.94/-
56.49/-
YTD Return
7.46%
POAF
11.01/-
YTD Return
9.04%

 

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

  Dec-12 Nov-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 334.82 443.35 (24.47)
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 177 177 -

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,250
Reserves
(January 25, 2013)
$13.55bn
Trade Deficit
(July-December 12)
$(9.87)bn
Curr. A/C
(July-December 12)
$250mn
Remittances
(Jul-December 12)
$7.12bn
Foreign Investment (July-December 12) $562.8mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(December-12)
7.93%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- December 12)
8.32%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 97.52
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,661.61
Cement (Rs./Bag) 458.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 91.05
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,729.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,520.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,500.00

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