BasedLine

Date:26-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,963.11
Current Index 17,961.91
Change % -0.01%
YTD (CY13) 6.25%
YTD (FY13) 30.15%
Volume (mn) 91.54
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.84
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -0.21
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 220.27

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,311.31
Current Index 31,297.22
Change % -0.04%
YTD (CY13) 7.46%
YTD (FY13) 31.63%
Volume (mn) 36.12
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.33

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,681.42 -0.29
HANGSENG 22,251.15 0.61
NIKKEI 225 12,546.46 1.69
FTSE 6,378.40 -0.23
DJIA 14,447.75 -0.44
SSEC 2,326.72 0.10
NASDAQ 3,235.30 -0.30

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,162.89 0.35
KSE(Kuwait) 6,689.69 -2.07
BSE 1,085.40 -2.67
MSM 6,169.54 0.01
ADX 2,999.39 0.19
DFM 1,900.84 0.17
QSE 8,580.01 0.01

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.50
6 Months 9.57
12 Months 9.88

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.37
6 Months 9.42
12 Months 9.53

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.92
5-Y PIB 11.41
10-Y PIB 11.93
20-Y PIB 12.50
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

Market Watch: Volatile session leaves bourse directionless

A The Karachi Stock Exchange's (KSE) benchmark 100-share index remained virtually flat, down a negligible 0.01% or 1.21 points to end at 17,961.91 point level. Trade volumes stayed low, clocking in at 154 million shares compared with Friday's tally of 161 million shares. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Food exports up 9.22pc in 8 months

The food exports of the country during first eight months of current fiscal year (2012-13) increased by 9.22 percent.The exports of overall food group were recorded at US $ 2.963 billion during July-February (2012-13) against the exports of US$ 2.713 billion during July-February (2011-12). more... (BR)

Pakistan’s first private hydropower IPP

An announcement here on Monday said that Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) first private Independent Power Producer (IPP) Laraib Energy Limited- the 84 MW New Bong Hydropower Project, has commenced commercial operations. It said that the Hub Power Company (Hubco) subsidiary, Laraib Energy Limited, was successfully commissioned on March 23. more... (D)


LDI minutes decline 22% in Jan-Feb period

Long Distance International (LDI) minutes declined 22 percent in January-February period of 2013 over last two months period of 2012 as the Jan-Feb 13 saw a total of 1.234 billion LDI incoming international minutes which is mainly due to higher LDI rates, said industry sources. more... (DT)


Two percent sales tax: APTMA supports FBR move

While the entire zero-rated textile sector is opposing imposition of 2 percent sales tax, All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has welcomed the Federal Board of Revenue's (FBR) decision. Addressing a press conference at APTMA House here on Monday, Yasin Siddik, chairman APTMA Sindh-Balochistan Region, said that there was a wrong perception that FBR imposed the tax without consultation. more... (BR)


FDI in energy sector declined by 87pc in 2012

Foreign direct investment in the country’s power sector declined by 87.1 percent to $708 million in 2012 from $5.475 billion in 2008 mainly due to ballooning circular debt and bureaucratic and political extortion.The total installed generation capacity of the sector increased by a mere 16 percent from 20,232 MW in 2008 to 23,538 MW in 2012, while electricity shortfall increased by 242 percent from 1,850 MW in 2008 to 6,325 MW in 2012, data compiled by the Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) suggests. more...(TN)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 25, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2225/-
10.2225
YTD Return
9.55%
POAIIF
52.8626/-
52.3340/-
YTD Return
7.56%
POAAAF
62.36/-
60.80/-
YTD Return
21.43%
POIAAF
60.14/-
58.64/-
YTD Return
11.55%
POAF
11.10/-
YTD Return
8.33%

 

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) 94.79
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,601.85
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

Kindly Click here for PDF Version

(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (ET) Tribune, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange (TN) The News

Separator
Disclaimer:
This Bizz Info is being circulated for information purposes only and no action is being solicited based on it. Information and calculations presented in this news update have been generated from sources which we believe to be reliable, however we do not represent that it is accurate, complete and should be relied upon. Pak Oman Asset Management Company Ltd. does not assume any liability on it. This Bizz Info or any part of it should not be reproduced, published or distributed without prior permission.