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Date:03-Apr-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,272.11
Current Index 18,345.74
Change % 0.40%
YTD (CY13) 8.52%
YTD (FY13) 32.93%
Volume (mn) 165.92
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.06
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 1.38
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 231.04

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 32,096.85
Current Index 32,311.44
Change % 0.67%
YTD (CY13) 10.94%
YTD (FY13) 35.90%
Volume (mn) 44.16
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.54

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,040.95 0.93
HANGSENG 22,367.82 0.31
NIKKEI 225 12,003.43 -1.08
FTSE 6,490.70 1.23
DJIA 14,662.01 0.61
SSEC 2,227.74 -0.30
NASDAQ 3,254.86 0.48

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,172.57 0.21
KSE(Kuwait) 6,759.58 0.34
BSE 1,091.86 0.07
MSM 6,009.50 0.68
ADX 2,991.86 -0.58
DFM 1,843.48 0.97
QSE 8,549.12 0.57

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.50
6 Months 9.56
12 Months 9.88

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.36
6 Months 9.42
12 Months 9.49

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.75
5-Y PIB 11.25
10-Y PIB 11.84
20-Y PIB 12.48
30-Y PIB 12.58
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Stock market continues record-breaking streak

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index climbed 0.40% or 73.63 points to end at the 18,345.74 points level, an all-time high. Trade volumes rose to 225 million shares, compared with Monday’s tally of 171 million shares. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs8.21 billion. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Incentive to pay: Amnesty scheme help FBR register 22% increase in revenues

The state's revenues in March grew 22% for the first time in nine months, following tax authorities' decision to extend an amnesty on smuggled vehicles and a crackdown on influential textile millers who have so far been evading sales taxes. more... (ET)

Engro, PSO to work jointly on Thar coal

In an effort to diversify its business line, Pakistan State Oil (PSO) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Engro Powergen Limited for reviewing the technical and economic feasibility of Thar coal. more... (ET)

Engro, Fauji Fertilizer: CCP imposes highest-ever penalty

The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has imposed the highest-ever penalty of Rs 8.64 billion on Engro Fertilizer and the Fauji Fertilizer Company for increasing urea prices to unreasonable level- one of the main reasons behind high food inflation in the country. more... (BR)

FBR threatens to freeze major firms’ bank accounts

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has threatened to freeze bank accounts of around 150 major companies if they fail to clear their outstanding liabilities by April 15, official sources said on Tuesday. The revenue body is expecting to recover Rs45 billion from the defaulting companies. more... (N)

Country to receive $500 million inflow: Unilever agrees to buy back shares

The country will receive an inflow of $500 million during next few months, as Unilever Overseas Holding Limited has agreed to buy-back Unilever Pakistan's shares at a price of Rs 15,000 per share recommended by the special committee of Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE). Presently, paid up shares of Unilever Pakistan stood at some 13.29 million shares. more... (BR)

Textile industry settles tax issues with FBR

The textile industry has settled the tax issue with the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) after paying Rs4 billion in tax liabilities for the last two years following the implementation of SRO 154. The textile sector was accused of evading Rs500 billion in taxes. The FBR registered FIRs against the culprits, who reportedly evaded billions in taxes. more... (N)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 02, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2378/-
10.2378/-
YTD Return
9.44%
POAIIF
52.9355/-
52.4061/-
YTD Return
7.52%
POAAAF
63.92/-
62.32/-
YTD Return
24.47%
POIAAF
61.70/-
60.16/-
YTD Return
14.44%
POAF
11.11/-
YTD Return
8.22%

 

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
(March-13)
6.57%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- March 13)
8.00%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 96.69
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,567.90
Cement (Rs./Bag) 457.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 87.90
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,740.42
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,363.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,900.00

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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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