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Date:11-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,992.91
Current Index 17,964.18
Change % -0.16%
YTD (CY13) 6.26%
YTD (FY13) 30.16%
Volume (mn) 155.42
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.98
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.91
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 207.14

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,321.37
Current Index 31,215.45
Change % -0.34%
YTD (CY13) 7.18%
YTD (FY13) 31.29%
Volume (mn) 74.90
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.43

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,683.23 1.39
HANGSENG 23,091.95 1.41
NIKKEI 225 12,283.62 2.64
FTSE 6,483.60 0.69
DJIA 14,397.07 0.47
SSEC 2,324.29 -0.09
NASDAQ 3,244.37 0.38

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,019.20 -0.21
KSE(Kuwait) 6,628.16 0.18
BSE 1,107.25 0.68
MSM 6,001.23 0.13
ADX 2,982.43 0.40
DFM 1,882.07 0.40
QSE 8,520.94 0.17

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.45
6 Months 9.53
12 Months 9.93

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.35
6 Months 9.44
12 Months 9.54

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.31
5-Y PIB 11.62
10-Y PIB 12.09
20-Y PIB 12.54
30-Y PIB 12.64
Capital Market Overview

Weekly review: Karachi Stock Exchange dips below 18,000 points amidst fog

The stock market failed to maintain its position above the 18,000-point barrier as the worsening law and order situation in Karachi and weak macroeconomic data took its toll on the benchmark KSE-100 index, which closed down 221 points or 1.2% during the week ended March 8. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Pak-Iran gas pipeline project to meet energy requirements: Kaira

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Qamar Zaman Kaira Sunday said that Pak-Iran gas pipeline project is a great development to meet the energy requirements of the country.
Talking to state television, he said that this project has great importance in view of energy demand that is why government has started the mega project. more... (BR)

Telecom sector: Cellular subscribers fall by 1.6m as govt steps work

The government’s recent directives to cellular mobile operators (CMOs) about sale of new SIMs and verification of customer data seem to have done the trick. The industry recorded a negative growth in mobile subscriptions in December 2012, according to statistics released by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). more... (ET)

Big US investor Kramer signs Rs15-20 bn deal with Bahria Town today

A Bahria Town spokesperson said Sunday Bodha Island City would be developed 3.5 km off the coast of Karachi at a cost of Rs15-20 billion. A joint venture by the companies of Thomas Kramer, one of the biggest investors in the US, and Bahria Town will make the investment for the project. more... (TN)

SSGC considers awarding LNG import contract today

The Board of Directors of Sui Southern Gas Company Ltd (SSGC) is going to contemplate offer made by Pakistan GasPort Limited (PGPL), the successful lowest bidder for much-desired import of liquefied natural gas (LNG), today (Monday).The project will lead to increase cheap and abundant power generation, reducing outages significantly. more... (TN)

Budget 2013-14: Rs 5.36 trillion consolidated outlay approved

Federal Cabinet has reportedly approved a consolidated outlay of Rs 5.36 trillion for the next fiscal year, envisaging an ambitious revenue collection target of Rs 3.522 trillion and fiscal deficit of Rs 1.620 trillion, sources in the Finance Ministry said. more... (BR)

Failure to complete IP project by 2014: Pakistan will pay $1 million per day penalty?

As President Asif Ali Zardari and President Ahmedenejad are scheduled to inaugurate the Iran-Pakistan (IP) gas pipeline project on Monday (today), officials told Business Recorder in the event that the government of Pakistan failed to complete the IP gas pipeline project by the end of 2014 the country would have to pay a daily penalty of $1 million to Iran. more... (BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 08, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1903/-
10.1903/-
YTD Return
9.69%
POAIIF
52.7057/-
52.1786/-
YTD Return
7.63%
POAAAF
61.67/-
60.13/-
YTD Return
20.09%
POIAAF
59.15/-
57.67/-
YTD Return
9.70%
POAF
11.08/-
YTD Return
8.63%

 

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
(March 01, 2013)
$12.80bn
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) 91.80
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,581.04
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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