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Date:05-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,185.19
Current Index 18,126.77
Change % -0.32%
YTD (CY13) 7.26%
YTD (FY13) 31.39%
Volume (mn) 136.15
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.08
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 2.12
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 209.86

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,452.96
Current Index 31,371.04
Change % -0.26%
YTD (CY13) 7.71%
YTD (FY13) 31.94%
Volume (mn) 53.18
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.47

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,877.82 -0.21
HANGSENG 22,537.81 -1.50
NIKKEI 225 11,652.29 0.40
FTSE 6,345.29 -0.52
DJIA 14,127.82 0.27
SSEC 2,273.40 -3.65
NASDAQ 3,182.03 0.39

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,956.53 -0.45
KSE(Kuwait) 6,487.13 0.20
BSE 1,093.73 -0.34
MSM 6,001.05 0.26
ADX 3,027.03 -0.32
DFM 1,899.10 -1.89
QSE 8,513.93 -0.17

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.39
6 Months 9.49
12 Months 9.84

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.22
6 Months 9.37
12 Months 9.51

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.19
5-Y PIB 11.50
10-Y PIB 12.00
20-Y PIB 12.49
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Stocks close down amid violence in Karachi

The country’s largest stock exchange witnessed subdued activity in the first trading session of the week, as deteriorating security and the law and order in Karachi took a toll on investor optimism.The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index shed 0.32% or 58.42 points to end at the 18,126.77 points level. more... (ET)

News Clippings

HSD import: government imposes curbs on OMCs

The government has imposed restrictions on Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) for import of High Speed Diesel with prior approval from oil refineries, official sources told Business Recorder. The sources said that the ex- refinery prices of petroleum products produced by the local refineries are linked with international Arab Gulf market prices of petroleum products published in Platts Oilgram. more... (BR)

Nandipur Hydropower project in the doldrums

Ministry of Finance has been accused of acting against 425MW Nandipur Hydropower Project in the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on grounds that it should not go through without its formal comments, sources close to Secretary Water and Power told Business Recorder. more... (BR)

New financing: no formal request from Pakistan: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that Pakistan has not made any new formal request for a new programme. In a press briefing available on IMF website, William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, External Relations Department IMF, clarified that recently a mission visited Islamabad and held policy discussions, but there has not been a formal request from Pakistan. more... (BR)

Cement local sale stagnant, exports increase

Exports registered the highest increase of 15.40 percent in February 2013 compared with corresponding month last year but the local sales remained almost stagnant inching up by 1.16 percent only resulting in lower growth in the sector than January 2013.Pakistan’s overall cement despatches reached 21.207 million tonnes in the first eight months of this fiscal year. more... (DT)

Financial system yet to grow in economic development, says Yaseen Anwar

The financial system in Pakistan is yet to grow to its full potential and play a more meaningful role in the economic development of the country. Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Yaseen Anwar delivering his speech on ‘Developing Non-Bank Financial Models while addressing the risks of Shadow Banking’ at the Securities and Exchnage Commission of Pakistan (SECP). more... (DT)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 04, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1797/-
10.1797/-
YTD Return
9.69%
POAIIF
52.6693/-
52.1426/-
YTD Return
7.65%
POAAAF
62.80/-
61.23/-
YTD Return
22.29%
POIAAF
59.93/-
58.43/-
YTD Return
11.15%
POAF
11.06/-
YTD Return
8.55%

 

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) 342.95 334.82 2.43
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 22, 2013)
$13.19bn
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) 90.28
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,579.65
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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