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Date:08-Jan-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 26,169.83
Current Index 26,259.57
Change % 0.34
YTD (CY14)% 3.95
YTD (FY14)% 25.01
Volume (mn) 200.62
Capitilization (USDbn) 15.11
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -0.45
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) -19.59

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 44,009.46
Current Index 44,167.38
Change % 0.36
YTD (CY14)% 4.09
YTD (FY14)% 20.30
Volume (mn) 119.29
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.18

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 20,693.24 -0.45
HANGSENG 22,712.78 0.13
NIKKEI 225 15,814.37 -0.59
FTSE 6,755.45 0.37
DJIA 16,530.94 0.64
SSEC 2,039.27 -0.31
NASDAQ 4,153.18 0.96

 
Close
%age
TASI 8,608.80 -0.03
KSE(Kuwait) 7,658.94 0.67
BSE 1,255.55 0.44
MSM 6,985.23 0.77
ADX 4,394.57 -1.38
DFM 3,377.67 -1.47
QSE 10,798.69 0.13

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.08
6 Months 10.14
12 Months 10.45

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.90
6 Months 9.94
12 Months 9.98

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.60
5-Y PIB 12.25
10-Y PIB 12.50
20-Y PIB 13.03
30-Y PIB 13.20
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index closes higher with KESC leading volumes chart

The Karachi Stock Exchange's (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.34% or 89.74 points to end at 26,259.57. The index witnessed profit-taking in blue chip and second-tier stocks during the day, losing 119 points at one time, but recovered with a closing of 90 points in the black. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Prime Minister makes a perfect pitch for Saudi investment

The government has sought Saudi investment in energy sector to deal with the power crisis; and it is ready to grant incentives/ privileges to Saudi businesspeople. more... (BR)

Pakistan, China agree to set up energy planning working group

In a major development, Islamabad and Beijing have agreed to set up an energy planning working group to help Pakistan wriggle out of its energy crisis. more... (N)

Holding back: Government borrowing less from SBP, data reveals

The federal government's net borrowing from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for budgetary support amounted to Rs612.4 billion during July 1 and December 27, according to data released by the central bank on Tuesday. more... (ET)

Gadani power park: Country seeking $5-7 billion to lay down 4 transmission lines

Pakistan is seeking $5 to 7 billion investment to lay down four transmission lines from Gaddani Power Park to four destinations, official sources told. The sources said work on the Master Plan of Gaddani Power Park has commenced by two international consultants. more... (BR)

Energy demand: Pakistan for expediting LNG import from Yemen

President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday invited investment from Yemen in the energy, oil and gas sectors, urging the two sides to move for early inalisation of arrangements for import of liquid natural gas (LNG) from Yemen. more... (ET)

Debt of public firms climbs to Rs563bn

Debts and liabilities of public sector enterprises (PSEs) have gone beyond half a trillion rupees, and even privatisation of all PSEs can't yield the amount to pay back the debts these entities owe, reported State Bank in a recent report. more... (D)

ECC to discuss key projects

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has convened a meeting of Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Wednesday (today) to consider a proposal of Petroleum Ministry on sale of gas to Engro Fertilizer Limited (EFL). more... (BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of December 07, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2903/-
10.2903/-
YTD Return
6.19%
POAIIF
52.9928/-
52.4629/-
YTD Return
3.21%
POAAAF
57.52/-
56.08/-
YTD Return
10.24%
POIAAF
59.64/-
58.15/-
YTD Return
9.49%
POAF
10.88/-
YTD Return
7.29%

 

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

  Nov-13 Oct-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 375.76 360.99 4.09
No of AMCs 23 23 0.00
No of Funds 191 190 0.53

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(December 27, 2013)
$8.52bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Nov 13)
$(7.74)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Nov13)
$(1.88)bn
Remittances
(Jul-Nov 13)
$6.41bn
Foreign Investment (Jul-Nov 13) $399mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Nov-13)
10.90%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Nov 13)
8.84%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 93.95
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,227.70
Cement (Rs./Bag) 514.88
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 84.25
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,856.15
DAP (Rs./bag) 1888.87
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 7000.00

 

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

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