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Date:21-Feb-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,817.71
Current Index 17,947.07
Change % 0.73%
YTD (CY13) 6.16%
YTD (FY13) 30.04%
Volume (mn) 202.37
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.01
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.77
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 191.37

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,847.12
Current Index 31,121.73
Change % 0.89%
YTD (CY13) 6.85%
YTD (FY13) 29.29%
Volume (mn) 92.29
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.45

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,642.75 0.04
HANGSENG 23,307.41 -0.02
NIKKEI 225 11,468.28 0.84
FTSE 6,395.40 0.26
DJIA 13,927.54 -0.77
SSEC 2,397.18 -1.01
NASDAQ 3,164.41 -1.53

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,034.74 0.13
KSE(Kuwait) 6,404.82 0.28
BSE 1,103.05 0.72
MSM 5,956.13 0.75
ADX 3,010.60 1.58
DFM 1,922.87 0.44
QSE 8,801.31 0.24

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.35
6 Months 9.45
12 Months 9.80

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.12
6 Months 9.30
12 Months 9.42

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.00
5-Y PIB 11.45
10-Y PIB 12.09
20-Y PIB 12.43
30-Y PIB 12.50
Capital Market Overview

KSE gains 129 points on foreign buying

The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100-share index gained 129.36 points or 0.73 percent to close at 17,947.07 points as compared to 17,817.71 points of the previous session. The KSE 30-share index was up by 129.11 points to close at 14,715.67 points as compared with 14,586.56 points of the previous session. more... (DT)

News Clippings

Migration of textile industry to Bangladesh

Minister for Textile Makhdoom Shahabuddin and top textile managers of the country believe that the prime reason behind migration of textile industry from Pakistan to Bangladesh is Preferential Trade Agreements (PTAs) signed with European Union (EU), United States and Bangladesh. more... (DT)

KESC, Textile City sign 50MW power supply agreement

Pakistan Textile City and Karachi Electric Supply Corporation (KESC) signed an agreement for 50 megawatts (MW) uninterrupted power supply. Pakistan Textile City would provide state of the art industrial infrastructure and environment protection compatible with the leading industrial zones in the world which in turn would provide support in helping the domestic textile industry to compete internationally. more... (DT)

SBP Credit Guarantee Scheme

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has helped small enterprises and farmers to access Rs2.83 billion in bank financing over the last 18 months under the Credit Guarantee Scheme, the central bank reported on Wednesday. more... (TN)

Pak begins work on IP gas project

Iranian and Pakistani oil ministers inaugurated construction of the 781 km of Iran-Pakistan (IP) gas pipeline in Pakistan's soil on Wednesday.An Iranian-Pakistani joint contractor has been commissioned to begin construction of the IP gas pipeline. more... (TFD)

Budgetary support: ADB assistance hinges on broader reforms

The Asian Development Bank, while unveiling a two-year $2.5 billion lending programme for around two dozen development projects, has indicated that a resumption of budgetary support for Pakistan will hinge on the country’s agreement with the International Monetary Fund on undertaking broader economic reforms. more... (ET)

Iran refuses to slash gas export price

Iran has firmly stuck to its stance and refused to bring down the price for gas export to Pakistan to match the price agreed for the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project, officials say.Pakistan and Iran have already set the price at 78% of crude oil rate for 750 million cubic feet of gas per day. more... (ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of Feb 20, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1566/-
10.1566/-
YTD Return
9.83%
POAIIF
52.5587/-
52.0331/-
YTD Return
7.71%
POAAAF
61.99/-
60.44/-
YTD Return
20.71%
POIAAF
59.51/-
58.02/-
YTD Return
10.37%
POAF
11.06/-
YTD Return
8.90%

 

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) 94.46
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,559.98
Cement (Rs./Bag) 457.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 91.05
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,704.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,365.85
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,350.00

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