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Date:19-Feb-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,797.22
Current Index 17,865.61
Change % 0.38%
YTD (CY13) 5.68%
YTD (FY13) 29.45%
Volume (mn) 164.46
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.97
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.90
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 186.54

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 30,889.03
Current Index 31,006.92
Change % 0.38%
YTD (CY13) 6.46%
YTD (FY13) 30.41%
Volume (mn) 64.54
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.40

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,501.08 0.17
HANGSENG 23,381.94 -0.27
NIKKEI 225 11,407.87 2.09
FTSE 6,318.20 -0.16
DJIA 13,981.76 0.18
SSEC 2,421.56 -0.45
NASDAQ 3,192.03 -0.21

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,056.53 -0.21
KSE(Kuwait) 6,405.73 -0.01
BSE 1,096.11 0.14
MSM 5,896.89 0.01
ADX 2,970.68 0.07
DFM 1,881.89 -0.45
QSE 8,794.67 0.15

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.34
6 Months 9.44
12 Months 9.80

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.15
6 Months 9.32
12 Months 9.43

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.02
5-Y PIB 11.43
10-Y PIB 12.11
20-Y PIB 12.43
30-Y PIB 12.51
Capital Market Overview

Blue-chip stocks push KSE up

Karachi Stock Exchange’s benchmark 100-index continued its upward rally Monday and hit an all time high index of 17,865.61 points with increase of 68.39 points on interest in blue-chip stocks across the board, dealers said. more... (TN)

News Clippings

Rs122bn released under PSDP

The Planning Commission of Pakistan has so far released Rs122 billion under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) against the total allocation of Rs233 billion in FY2012-13, according to the commission’s latest data. more... (TN)

Investors withdraw money from NSS schemes

A group of con artists in Mansehra, Attock and Rawalpindi-Islamabad are misusing mosques to further a dubious investment scheme worth billions of rupees.Under the scheme, the ‘Triple Shah’ brigade – as these con artists have been dubbed – has its accomplices in mosques declare investments in the banking sector and in National Savings Schemes (NSS) non-shariah compliant. more... (TN)

Pipe dreams: Govt sets ambitious foreign investment target at $5.5b

The government has set an ambitious foreign direct investment target at $5.5 billion per year in its new investment policy, which will be achieved gradually by adjusting economic priorities in the face of the changing global scenario due to an economic slowdown, coupled with domestic problems of power outages and continued pressure on economy because of the war on terror. more... (ET)

Auto industry optimistic about growth if environment improves

The local auto industry is still optimistic about turnaround if the government promises prudent policies and provides an enabling environment that is necessary in capital-intensive engineering industries. This was stated by Indus Motor Company Ltd Director Marketing Division Ali Asghar Jamali in a meeting with journalists here on Monday. more... (DT)

PSM set to seek Rs five billion immediate equity injection

Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) is to seek another financial package from the federal government including immediate equity injection of Rs 5 billion to restore supply chain, sources close to CEO told Business Recorder from Karachi. This package will be placed before the Board of Directors (BoD) which is scheduled to meet on Wednesday (tomorrow) under the chairmanship of Fazal Ullah Qureshi. more... (BR)

LSM grows 6.5% in Dec, 2.13% in first half of 2012-13

The country’s Large Scale Manufacturing (LSM) has registered positive growth of 2.13 percent during the first six months of the current fiscal year over the corresponding period of the last financial year. more... (DT)

NAVs and Returns
as of Feb 18, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1523/-
10.1523/-
YTD Return
9.85%
POAIIF
52.5439/-
52.0185/-
YTD Return
7.73%
POAAAF
62.58/-
60.02/-
YTD Return
21.87%
POIAAF
59.93/-
58.43/-
YTD Return
11.15%
POAF
11.05/-
YTD Return
8.89%

 

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 12-January 13)
$62mn
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) 95.58
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,614.40
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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(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (ET) Tribune, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange (TN) The News

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