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Date:06-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,126.77
Current Index 18,053.32
Change % -0.41%
YTD (CY13) 6.79%
YTD (FY13) 30.81%
Volume (mn) 156.62
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.02
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.72
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 210.58

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,371.04
Current Index 31,386.17
Change % 0.02%
YTD (CY13) 7.76%
YTD (FY13) 32.01%
Volume (mn) 72.44
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.47

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,143.17 1.40
HANGSENG 22,560.50 0.10
NIKKEI 225 11,683.45 0.27
FTSE 6,432.00 1.36
DJIA 14,253.77 0.89
SSEC 2,273.40 -3.65
NASDAQ 3,224.13 1.32

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,953.21 -0.05
KSE(Kuwait) 6,538.47 0.79
BSE 1,092.81 -0.08
MSM 5,997.44 -0.06
ADX 3,019.77 -0.22
DFM 1,876.62 -1.18
QSE 8,480.35 -0.39

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.39
6 Months 9.50
12 Months 9.85

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.21
6 Months 9.39
12 Months 9.50

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.25
5-Y PIB 11.53
10-Y PIB 12.03
20-Y PIB 12.49
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

KSE index declines on political volatility

Karachi Stock Exchange’s benchmark 100-Index declined by 73.45 points Tuesday on account of political volatility but maintained its position above the 18,000-mark, dealers said. more... (N)

News Clippings

Key fiscal target: budget shows economic stagnation

The Federal Budget 2013-14 prepared by the Finance Ministry has acknowledged government's total failure on all economic fronts, including meeting budgetary targets, violation of Fiscal Responsibility and Debt Limitations Act, 2005 and short-term risks to the sustainability of foreign exchange reserves. more... (BR)

Bank Alfalah reports impressive results for 2012

Bank Alfalah has announced strong financial results for the year 2012, demonstrating growth in earnings, as well as the Bank’s balance sheet base. The Bank’s asset base rose to Rs 536.467 billion in 2012 from Rs 468.174 billion at year-end 2011, further solidifying the Bank’s financial position. The Bank’s deposits registered a growth of 14 percent, ending up at Rs 457.119 billion at the year-end. more... (DT)

Fertilizer sector profits down 41 percent in 2012

The fertilizer sector has been witnessed 41 percent decline in profits during the calendar year of 2012 (CY12) as Fauji Fertilizer Company (FFC) down by 7 percent, Fauji Fertiliser Bin Qasim Limited (FFBL) bottom line plunged by 60 percent and Engro target price 126.3 total urea offtake plunged 25 percent, according to research analyst at Arif Habib Limited (AHL). more... (DT)

Bank statements made mandatory for all tax audits

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has made it compulsory to examine a taxpayer’s bank statement in any type of audit to check for tax evasion, official sources said on Tuesday. more... (DT)

‘Pakistan has never undergone hyperinflation’

Yaseen Anwar, governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), said on Tuesday that Pakistan has never gone through an episode of hyperinflation and has never defaulted on its international or domestic debts in 65 years. more... (N)

First phase of USAID-funded power project completed

Financial assistance from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has helped the Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) complete the first phase of the rehabilitation of Tarbela Hydel Power Station, restoring 128 megawatt (MW) electricity to the system. This was said by Wapda Chairman Syed Raghib Shah while briefing the US Ambassador Richard Olson during his visit to Tarbela Power Station. more... (N)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 05, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1819/-
10.1819/-
YTD Return
9.69%
POAIIF
52.6784/-
52.1516/-
YTD Return
7.64%
POAAAF
62.80/-
61.23/-
YTD Return
22.29%
POIAAF
60.07/-
58.57/-
YTD Return
11.41%
POAF
11.07/-
YTD Return
8.66%

 

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
(February-13)
7.38%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- February 13)
8.20%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 91.05
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,578.85
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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