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Date:20-Aug-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 23,673.30
Current Index 23,600.23
Change % -0.31
YTD (CY13)% 39.60
YTD (FY14)% 12.35
Volume (mn) 118.61
Capitilization (USDbn) 13.72
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 2.98
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) -89.33

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 40,810.76
Current Index 40,725.49
Change % -0.21
YTD (CY13)% 39.83
YTD (FY14)% 10.93
Volume (mn) 42.16
Capitilization (USDbn) 7.74

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,307.52 -1.56
HANGSENG 22,463.70 -0.24
NIKKEI 225 13,758.13 0.79
FTSE 6,465.73 -0.53
DJIA 15,010.74 -0.47
SSEC 2,085.60 0.83
NASDAQ 3,589.09 -0.52

 
Close
%age
TASI 8,203.20 0.57
KSE(Kuwait) 8,132.30 -0.03
BSE 1,202.68 0.12
MSM 6,874.88 0.41
ADX 3,898.52 0.63
DFM 2,665.95 1.47
QSE 10,038.40 1.30

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.03
6 Months 9.10
12 Months 9.51

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 8.64
6 Months 9.15
12 Months 9.65

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.94
5-Y PIB 11.46
10-Y PIB 11.97
20-Y PIB 12.57
30-Y PIB 12.74
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Bourse opens week on a turbulent note

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index fell 0.31% or 73.07 points to end at 23,600.23 point level. Trade volumes improved marginally to 156 million shares, compared with Friday’s tally of 152 million shares. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Pakistan may ask foreign banks for a loan of $500m

Pakistan in an effort to ease the forex reserves from perilous fall and to stablise falling rupee value against dollar would ask foreign commercial banks in Pakistan for a loan of $500 million for a refund period of 12 months, sources in the Ministry of Finance said on Monday. more... (DT)

Govt to facilitate foreign investment

The next meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) will take up the pending issue for early operationalisation of 150CC Yamaha Motor Cycle plant in the country. more... (DT)

Exports increase 2.65% in July 2013-14 on year

Exports from the country increased by 2.65 percent during July of the current fiscal year 2013-14 as against the exports of the same month of the last fiscal year. more... (DT)

Iran-Pakistan project: Pakistan section of pipeline to miss deadline

With a deadline looming, the government on Monday told the National Assembly that it will take two years to complete Pakistan’s section of the Iran-Pakistan (IP) gas pipeline project. more...(ET)

Floods may push cotton prices, affect exports

Local cotton exports are likely to be affected and cotton prices may go up following damage to the crops due to flash floods and heavy rains this monsoon season.In case floods and rain damage the (cotton) crop, exports will be affected and accordingly cotton prices in the local market are expected to go up. more...(ET)

Ministry revises schedule of power tariff

The Ministry of Water and Power has notified the schedule of electricity tariff for distribution companies and the Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC), following the government’s decision to increase power rates and reduce subsidy gradually. more...(N)

Debate on Vision 2025: Experts doubt PC will come up with credible reforms

As the government formally initiates debate on Vision 2025, which is aimed at undertaking major reforms, experts have called into question the ability of planners to produce an intricate policy document that too without taking provinces on board. more...(ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of August 19, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1705/-
10.1705/-
YTD Return
4.64%
POAIIF
51.9695/-
51.4498/-
YTD Return
-2.05%
POAAAF
56.69/-
55.27/-
YTD Return
8.65%
POIAAF
58.51/-
57.05/-
YTD Return
7.42%
POAF
11.29/-
YTD Return
2.14%

 

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

  Jul-13 Jun-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 380.41 360.18 5.62
No of AMCs 24 24 0.00
No of Funds 182 180 1.11

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(August 02, 2013)
$10.23bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12-June13)
$(20.5)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12-June13)
$(2.29)bn
Remittances
(July 13)
$1.40bn
Foreign Investment (July-June 13) $1.57bn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(July-13)
8.26%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- June13)
7.40%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 106.98
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,364.30
Cement (Rs./Bag) 504.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 76.10
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,812.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,359.66
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,550.00

 

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