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Date:27-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,961.91
Current Index 17,872.15
Change % -0.50%
YTD (CY13) 5.72%
YTD (FY13) 29.50%
Volume (mn) 76.57
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.78
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.28
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 225.51

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,297.22
Current Index 31,222.45
Change % -0.24%
YTD (CY13) 7.20%
YTD (FY13) 31.32%
Volume (mn) 26.22
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.32

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,704.53 0.12
HANGSENG 22,311.08 0.27
NIKKEI 225 12,471.62 -0.60
FTSE 6,399.40 0.33
DJIA 14,559.65 0.77
SSEC 2,297.67 -1.25
NASDAQ 3,252.48 0.53

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,176.88 0.19
KSE(Kuwait) 6,777.34 1.31
BSE 1,087.04 0.15
MSM 6,174.34 0.07
ADX 3,014.63 0.50
DFM 1,865.94 -1.83
QSE 8,573.11 -0.08

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.50
6 Months 9.56
12 Months 9.89

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.37
6 Months 9.42
12 Months 9.52

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.88
5-Y PIB 11.40
10-Y PIB 11.93
20-Y PIB 12.50
30-Y PIB 12.60
Capital Market Overview

Karachi Stock Exchange cuts a sorry figure

Benchmark KSE-100 Index settled down at 17,872.15 mark after losing 89.76 points. The index heavyweight Oil & Gas Development Company Ltd shed 1.55percent to close at Rs200.99, whereas banking giant, Muslim Commercial Bank Ltd, lost 0.67 percent to reach Rs190.47. more... (N)

News Clippings

Outflow of FDI hits economy

Urgent steps are needed to stop the rapid outflow of foreign investment from the country which could paralyse many sectors including chemicals, telecommunications and power.The latest report of the State Bank reveals that the highest outflow during the last eight months of this fiscal year was noted in telecommunications sector which witnessed a net erosion of $456 million. more... (D)


July 2011-June 2012: Mutual funds industry shows increase of 41 percent: SECP

Chairman Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Muhammad Ali said that the mutual funds industry has shown a healthy increase of 41 percent during July 2011-June 2012 against same period of previous fiscal, because net assets of private pension funds grew by 76 percent and Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) emerged as one of the best performing markets in the world in 2012. more... (BR)


Relief for consumers: Substantial cut in gas prices likely

Gas consumers are expected to get relief from a substantial cut in gas prices as the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has planned to relieve consumers of a Rs44 billion burden over the next three years.Officials told The Express Tribune that Ogra mulled over passing on the Rs44 billion to consumers which were stuck with gas companies due to numerous stay orders. more... (ET)


IBI share in banking industry surges to 10 percent

The Islamic Banking Industry (IBI) continued to post a healthy growth, touching for the first time a share of 10 percent in the banking industry at the end of the Calendar Year 2012 (CY12). With a substantial growth of 35.5 percent or Rs 185 billion, IBI deposits surged to Rs 706 billion by the end of CY12 against Rs 521 billion at the end of CY11. more... (BR)

Telecom sector revenue up by 11 percent

The telecom sector has generated Rs411 billion revenue last year and showed 11 percent growth as compared to 2011, data of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) for 2012 revealed.The sector, in view of the challenging economic environment in the country performed relatively better and most telecom indicators showed a positive growth. The figures also showed that broadband subscribers have crossed 2.1 million and cellular subscribers crossed 120 million mark with tele-density of 72 percent. more...(N)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 26, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2244/-
10.2244/-
YTD Return
9.50%
POAIIF
52.8716/-
52.3429/-
YTD Return
7.55%
POAAAF
62.12/-
60.57/-
YTD Return
20.97%
POIAAF
59.96/-
58.46/-
YTD Return
11.22%
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) 96.12
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,599.59
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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(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (ET) Tribune, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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