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Date:27-Feb-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 25,559.61
Current Index 25,500.50
Change % -0.23
YTD (CY14)% 0.95
YTD (FY14)% 21.40
Volume (mn) 94.82
Capitilization (USDbn) 15.50
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -0.72
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 18.37

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 42,502.08
Current Index 42,388.30
Change % -0.27
YTD (CY14)% -0.10
YTD (FY14)% 15.46
Volume (mn) 38.55
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.11

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 20,986.99 0.65
HANGSENG 22,437.44 0.54
NIKKEI 225 14,970.97 -0.54
FTSE 6,799.15 -0.46
DJIA 16,198.41 0.12
SSEC 2,041.25 0.35
NASDAQ 4,292.06 0.10

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,058.54 -0.04
KSE(Kuwait) 7,692.75 -0.46
BSE 1,377.53 -0.65
MSM 7,102.77 0.03
ADX 4,985.49 0.54
DFM 4,198.07 0.03
QSE 11,839.46 -0.14

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.07
6 Months 10.13
12 Months 10.43

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.90
6 Months 9.95
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 12.01
5-Y PIB 12.47
10-Y PIB 12.83
20-Y PIB 13.08
30-Y PIB 13.17
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index’s slide continues amid fear of foreign selling

The index traded mixed as investors opted to remain on the sidelines over fears of further foreign selling after two days of net selling. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index fell 0.23% or 59.11 points to end at 25,500.50. more... (ET)

News Clippings


32 nuclear plants to produce 40,000MW: PAEC

Pakistan is in the process of selecting eight sites for the installation of 32 nuclear power plants, which will generate a total of 40,000 MW electricity. more... (N)


Iran says Pakistan obliged to complete IP pipeline

Iran's oil ministry said Wednesday that Pakistan is contractually obliged to complete a major pipeline project which would allow Tehran to export gas to its south-eastern neighbour. more... (BR)


Fizzling revenue: Capacity tax could be increased further

As the tailor-made capacity tax on production of beverages industry failed to yield results, the three-main players of the industry who designed the system to their benefits are now ready to enter into an agreement with government to increase the tax by another 60%. more... (ET)


Pakistan ranked unfairly low as investment destination

Pakistan is unfairly ranked very low as an investment destination by most rating agencies that base their decision on the perception regarding security in Pakistan and ignore its huge economic potential. more... (N)

FWO eager to undertake int’l projects

The Frontier Works Organization (FWO) can undertake projects in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Yemen in order to earn valuable foreign exchange for the country. more... (N)


Bank advances to SMEs up slightly

Bank advances to the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) rose slightly by 2.46 percent during the last quarter of 2013, according to latest figures from the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). more... (N)


Microfinance industry: Savings and savers go up, PMN data shows

The value of savings in the microfinance industry increased 38% in 2013 with the number of savers going up 24%, according to data released by the Pakistan Microfinance Network (PMN) on Wednesday. more... (ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of February 26, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3850/-
10.3850/-
YTD Return
6.32%
POAIIF
53.3901/-
52.8562/-
YTD Return
3.70%
POAAAF
55.23/-
53.85/-
YTD Return
5.86%
POIAAF
59.29/-
57.81/-
YTD Return
8.84%
POAF
10.97/-
YTD Return
7.07%

 

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

  Jan-14 Dec-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 394.60 388.26 1.63
No of AMCs 23 23 0.00
No of Funds 192 193 -0.52

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(February 14, 2014)
$7.99bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Jan 14)
$(11.11)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Jan 14)
$(2.05)bn
Remittances
(Jul-Jan 14)
$9.00bn
FDI (Jul-Jan 14) $523mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Jan-14)
7.91%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Jan 14)
8.75%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 102.27
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,326.60
Cement (Rs./Bag) 517.82
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 75.80
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,884.82
DAP (Rs./bag) 1,888.87
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,950.00

 

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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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