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Date:20-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,492.00
Current Index 17,693.37
Change % 1.15%
YTD (CY13) 4.66%
YTD (FY13) 28.20%
Volume (mn) 113.12
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.77
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 4.11
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 221.06

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 30,624.00
Current Index 30,950.33
Change % 1.06%
YTD (CY13) 6.27%
YTD (FY13) 30.17%
Volume (mn) 47.17
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.30

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,008.10 -1.48
HANGSENG 22,041.86 -0.19
NIKKEI 225 12,468.23 2.03
FTSE 6,441.30 -0.26
DJIA 14,455.82 0.03
SSEC 2,257.43 0.78
NASDAQ 3,229.10 -0.26

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,076.04 0.26
KSE(Kuwait) 6,820.49 0.58
BSE 1,115.77 -0.85
MSM 6,131.27 -0.35
ADX 3,037.73 0.65
DFM 1,911.98 1.04
QSE 8,570.14 -0.51

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.45
6 Months 9.55
12 Months 9.88

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.30
6 Months 9.44
12 Months 9.54

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.06
5-Y PIB 11.49
10-Y PIB 12.01
20-Y PIB 12.50
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index recovers ground on flurry of good news

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rebounded 1.15% or 201.37 points to end at the 17,693.37 points level. Trade volumes rose to 163 million shares, compared with Monday’s tally of 104 million shares. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs5.27 billion. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Eleventh instalment of IMF SBA due on March 28

11th instalment worth SDR 95.837 million of the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) to International Monetary Fund (IMF) is due in the last week of this month. Sources in Ministry of Finance told Business Recorder on Tuesday that although Pakistan is facing many economic challenges - depleting forex reserve, however arrangements are being made to pay this instalment on time. more... (BR)

ADB may finance two imported coal-fired power plants

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is expected to finance two imported coal-fired power plants in Jamshoro after the Council of Common Interest (CCI) rejected Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf's exhortation to stick to local coal, sources close to Secretary Water and Power told Business Recorder. more... (BR)

Power sector losses to increase up to Rs450bn

The government has estimated that the power sector losses will increase up to Rs450 billion during the current fiscal year against the revised estimates of Rs293 billion, sources said. more... (TN)

Rs140.2bn released for uplift projects

The Planning Commission has so far released Rs140.2 billion under its Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) against the total allocations of Rs233 billion for the fiscal year 2012-13, latest data of the commission revealed. more... (TN)

FBR targets 0.3m would-be taxpayers in first phase

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is pressing ahead with efforts to widen the tax base and bring at least 300,000 new people into the tax net, who will be issued notices in the next couple of weeks. more... (ET)

Unable to run itself: FBR unfreezes PIA accounts after partial tax payment

Tax authorities, after blocking bank accounts of Pakistan International Airlines for a few hours on Tuesday over delay in depositing taxes, unfroze the accounts later in a bid to avoid disruption of flights, but the resolution of the dispute was far from over. more... (ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 19, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2113/-
10.2113/-
YTD Return
9.58%
POAIIF
52.8045/-
52.2765/-
YTD Return
7.57%
POAAAF
62.06/-
60.51/-
YTD Return
20.85%
POIAAF
60.06/-
58.56/-
YTD Return
11.39%
POAF
11.09/-
YTD Return
8.34%

 

Funds Rating
AMC
AM3
POAIIF
AA-(f)
POAF
A+ (f)
POAAAF
2 Star
POIAAF
4 Star
POGSF
AA(f)

  Feb-13 Jan-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 344.82 342.95 0.55
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 177 176 0.57

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,250
Reserves
(March 08, 2013)
$12.56bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12-February 13)
$(10.17)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12-February 13)
$(700)mn
Remittances
(July 12-February 13)
$9.23bn
Foreign Investment (July-February 13) $672.00mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(February-13)
7.38%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- February 13)
8.20%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 92.30
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,612.65
Cement (Rs./Bag) 456.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 83.61
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,740.42
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,363.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,800.00

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