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Date:07-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,053.32
Current Index 18,000.45
Change % -0.29%
YTD (CY13) 6.48%
YTD (FY13) 30.42%
Volume (mn) 255.58
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.00
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.85
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 207.46

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,425.15
Current Index 31,304.18
Change % -0.38%
YTD (CY13) 7.48%
YTD (FY13) 31.66%
Volume (mn) 113.28
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.45

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,252.61 0.57
HANGSENG 22,777.84 0.96
NIKKEI 225 11,932.27 2.13
FTSE 6,427.60 -0.07
DJIA 14,296.24 0.30
SSEC 2,326.31 2.33
NASDAQ 3,222.36 -0.05

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,999.53 0.67
KSE(Kuwait) 6,557.24 0.29
BSE 1,097.98 0.47
MSM 5,999.57 0.04
ADX 3,001.95 -0.59
DFM 1,874.50 -0.11
QSE 8,495.25 0.18

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.38
6 Months 9.49
12 Months 9.83

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.22
6 Months 9.39
12 Months 9.50

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.27
5-Y PIB 11.56
10-Y PIB 12.07
20-Y PIB 12.49
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Adverse security situation takes its toll on KSE

The country’s largest stock market closed down for the third successive day signalling an end to the bull run, not due to weakening fundamentals but because of the worsening law and order situation in the city. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index shed 0.29% or 52.87 points to end at the 18,000.45 point level. more... (ET)

News Clippings

‘Pakistan, China to take bilateral trade to $15bn by 2015’

Pakistan and China are committed to take volume of bilateral trade to $15 billion by 2015.China is Pakistan’s largest trading partner and Pakistan is China’s second largest trading partner in South Asia. Pakistan and China enjoy a commercial relationship with the volume of trade standing at $12 billion. more... (DT)

Urea, DAP sales drop on monthly basis in February

The urea sales recorded 21 percent monthly decline to stand at 407,000 tonnes in February 2013 as compared with January 2013, while Diammonium Phosphate fertilizer (DAP) sales slumped 64 percent to stand at 19,000 tons in the period under review. more... (DT)

Exports surge by 7.2 percent in 2012-13

Pakistan's exports have increased by 7.2 percent in 2012-13 (July-January) as compared to 2011-12 (July-January), while the rate of growth in export which has been 4.5 percent will increase to 15 percent per annum to the European Union (EU) due to duty free access arrangement. The export of Pakistan in 2012-13 (July-January) was registered at $14.068 billion as compared to $13.118 billion in 2011-12 (July-January). more... (BR)

FBR levies one percent sales tax on exporters

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has agreed to levy one percent sales tax on five export-oriented sectors. The tax will be on the price difference on sales at every stage in the supply chain instead of whole amount. more... (TN)

A step forward: Pakistan, Iran to sign MoU for oil refinery on March 11

Pakistan and Iran are preparing to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for setting up the country’s largest oil refinery costing $4 billion at the Gwadar Port on March 11, a project that will not only meet Pakistan’s refining needs but will also open avenues for China to get oil supplies. more... (ET)

India to get MFN status after removing apprehensions of stakeholders

India would only be granted the status of Most Favoured Nation (MFN) after removing the apprehensions of all stakeholders, State Minister Abbas Khan Afridi said on Wednesday. more... (DT)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 06, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1877/-
10.1877/-
YTD Return
9.73%
POAIIF
52.6876/-
52.1607/-
YTD Return
7.64%
POAAAF
62.45/-
60.89/-
YTD Return
21.61%
POIAAF
59.81/-
58.31/-
YTD Return
10.92%
POAF
11.08/-
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) 90.41
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,584.29
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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