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Date:15-Feb-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,696.45
Current Index 17,765.82
Change % 0.39%
YTD (CY13) 5.09%
YTD (FY13) 28.72%
Volume (mn) 170.99
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.91
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 4.09
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 183.79

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 30,636.42
Current Index 30,780.27
Change % 0.47%
YTD (CY13) 5.68%
YTD (FY13) 29.46%
Volume (mn) 81.49
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.38

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,497.18 -0.57
HANGSENG 23,413.25 0.85
NIKKEI 225 11,307.28 0.50
FTSE 6,327.40 -0.50
DJIA 13,973.39 -0.07
SSEC 2,432.40 0.57
NASDAQ 3,198.66 0.06

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,062.98 0.08
KSE(Kuwait) 6,397.64 0.21
BSE 1,091.26 0.68
MSM 5,898.27 0.25
ADX 2,934.99 -0.69
DFM 1,893.97 -0.50
QSE 8,792.84 0.35

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.38
6 Months 9.46
12 Months 9.79

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.19
6 Months 9.31
12 Months 9.44

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.97
5-Y PIB 11.38
10-Y PIB 12.08
20-Y PIB 12.41
30-Y PIB 12.49
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index-heavyweights, earnings boost bullish momentum

Institutional buying in index-heavyweights pushes the market to continue riding the bullish momentum on reasonable activity as corporate earnings season keeps the mood upbeat.The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index gained 0.39% or 69.37 points to end at 17,765.82 points. Trade volumes climbed to 313 million shares compared with Wednesday’s tally of 262 million shares. more... (ET)

News Clippings

PSO likely to get Rs 10 billion today

Pakistan State Oil (PSO) is likely to get Rs 10 billion from the government to avert crisis of oil supplies operations on temporary basis, an official told Daily Times. The government instructed central bank to disburse an amount to PSO on Thursday however the amount did not transfer to the accounts of Company today and likely to be done on Friday (today), he mentioned. more... (DT)

July-January FDI down 12 percent

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) witnessed a decline of 12 percent to $525 million during the first seven months of the current fiscal year, ie, 2012-13 (FY13) mainly due to energy crisis, adverse law and order situation and political uncertainty. more... (BR)

IP gas project to be completed in 15 months: Asim

Pakistan and Iran are all set to ink the final agreement on the construction of Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project toady (Friday). Dr Asim Hussain, Prime Minister's Advisor on Petroleum and Natural Resources stated this here on Thursday while briefing a parliamentary panel, adding that the project would be completed in 15 months. more... (BR)

Sinjhoro Gas Field begins production

The Sinjhoro Gas Field of OGDCL has started production of 12 mmcfd gas to SSGCL and 1,100 BBLS of condensate, says a pres release issued here on Thursday. Sinjhoro field is located in District Sanghar Sindh, about 65 km north-east of Hyderabad City. The project is a joint venture of OGDCL, OPL and GHPL having shares of 62.5 percent, 15 percent and 22.5 percent respectively. more... (BR)

Forex reserves decline by $79 million

The country's liquid foreign reserves have decline by $79 million during the last week. The State Bank of Pakistan on Thursday reported that the country's total foreign reserves declined to $13.395 billion as on February 8, 2013, previously stood at $13.474 billion as on February 1, 2013. more... (BR)

ADB providing $0.5m grant to WAPDA for capacity building

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing $500,000 to Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) as grant under Capacity Development Technical Assistance. more... (DT)

NAVs and Returns
as of Feb 14, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1439/-
10.1439/-
YTD Return
9.89%
POAIIF
52.5069/-
51.9818/-
YTD Return
7.75%
POAAAF
61.01/-
60.46/-
YTD Return
20.75%
POIAAF
59.49/-
58.00/-
YTD Return
10.33%
POAF
11.05/-
YTD Return
9.00%

 

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

  Jan-13 Dec-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 342.32 334.82 2.24
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 176 177 0.56

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,250
Reserves
(February 08, 2013)
$13.39bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12-January 13)
$(11.62)bn
Curr. A/C
(July-December 12)
$250mn
Remittances
(July 12-January 13)
$8.20bn
Foreign Investment (July-January 13) $662.2mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(January-13)
8.10%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- January 13)
8.30%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 97.39
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,632.70
Cement (Rs./Bag) 457.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 91.05
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,704.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,520.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,100.00

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