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Date:12-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,964.18
Current Index 17,522.56
Change % -2.46%
YTD (CY13) 3.65%
YTD (FY13) 26.96%
Volume (mn) 171.03
Capitilization (USDbn) 7.49
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -0.88
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 211.22

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,215.45
Current Index 30,431.84
Change % -2.51%
YTD (CY13) 4.49%
YTD (FY13) 27.99%
Volume (mn) 64.79
Capitilization (USDbn) 3.68

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,646.21 -0.19
HANGSENG 23,090.82 0.00
NIKKEI 225 12,349.05 0.53
FTSE 6,503.60 0.31
DJIA 14,447.29 0.35
SSEC 2,310.59 -0.59
NASDAQ 3,252.87 0.26

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,030.93 0.17
KSE(Kuwait) 6,665.49 0.56
BSE 1,107.84 0.05
MSM 6,013.10 0.20
ADX 2,993.03 0.36
DFM 1,930.10 1.08
QSE 8,544.41 0.28

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.46
6 Months 9.54
12 Months 9.87

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.32
6 Months 9.43
12 Months 9.54

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.25
5-Y PIB 11.60
10-Y PIB 12.09
20-Y PIB 12.53
30-Y PIB 12.63
Capital Market Overview

Gas pipeline fears erode KSE gains

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s benchmark 100-share index fell by a massive 441.62 points on Monday amid fears of sanctions by the United States on Pakistani entities after Islamabad and Tehran inaugurated the gas pipeline project, dealers said. more... (TN)

News Clippings

IP pipeline project: groundbreaking held

The presidents of Iran and Pakistan on Monday inaugurated the construction of a much-delayed section of a $7.5 billion 42-inch diameter gas pipeline linking the two neighbours, Iranian media reported. The project was launched at a ceremony on the Iran-Pakistan border attended by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his Pakistani counterpart Asif Ali Zardari, the reports said. more... (BR)

Pakistan risks US sanctions over Iran pipeline

Pakistan risks sparking US sanctions if it pursues its plans with Iran to build a $7.5 billion gas pipeline linking the two nations, a senior US official said in a renewed warning on Monday. “We have serious concerns, if this project actually goes forward, that the Iran Sanctions Act would be triggered” . more... (DT)

Remittances rise over 7.47% to $9.23 billion

Overseas Pakistani workers remitted an amount of $9,234.72 million in the first eight months (July to February) of the current fiscal year 2012-13 (FY13), showing a growth of 7.47 percent or $641.93 million when compared with $8,592.79 million received during the same period of last fiscal year, Daily Times learnt on Monday. more... (DT)

Car sales down by 26pc in 8 months

Sale of locally-made cars including light commercial vehicles, vans, and jeeps declined 26 percent to 82,979 units in the eight months of current fiscal year as against 111,889 units in the corresponding period last year.Decline is attributed to huge influx of used imported completely built units (CBUs). more... (TN)

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil & Gas Company begins operations

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Oil and Gas Company Limited (KPOGCL) on Monday formally went into operation holding inaugural meeting of the Board of Directors with Chairman, Chief Minister Amir Haider Khan Hoti in the chair. Addressing the participants of the meeting, the Chief Minister said the establishment of KPOGCL was a landmark achievement of the provincial government, which would pave ways for the progress and prosperity of the province. more... (BR)

‘Pakistan needs investment of $150bn by 2020’

Pakistan High Commissioner to Singapore Syed Hasan Javed invited the Singapore investors to invest in Pakistan as Pakistan needs an investment of $150 billion until 2020 in real estate and construction sector, energy, logistics and infrastructure sector as well as hotel and tourism facilities. more... (DT)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 11, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1959/-
10.1959/-
YTD Return
9.66%
POAIIF
52.7326/-
52.2053/-
YTD Return
7.61%
POAAAF
60.44/-
58.93/-
YTD Return
17.70%
POIAAF
58.33/-
56.87/-
YTD Return
8.18%
POAF
11.09/-
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-February 13)
$9.23bn
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) 92.10
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,583.14
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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