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Date:04-Mar-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 25,783.28
Current Index 25,853.54
Change % 0.27
YTD (CY14)% 2.35
YTD (FY14)% 23.08
Volume (mn) 142.31
Capitilization (USDbn) 15.68
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 2.04
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 30.04

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 42,886.67
Current Index 43,096.14
Change % 0.49
YTD (CY14)% 1.57
YTD (FY14)% 17.38
Volume (mn) 70.60
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.20

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 20,946.65 -0.82
HANGSENG 22,500.67 -1.47
NIKKEI 225 14,652.23 -1.27
FTSE 6,708.35 -1.49
DJIA 16,168.03 -0.94
SSEC 2,075.24 0.92
NASDAQ 4,277.30 -0.72

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,019.98 -0.76
KSE(Kuwait) 7,493.65 -1.92
BSE 1,364.94 -0.40
MSM 7,097.19 -0.34
ADX 4,857.79 -1.75
DFM 4,105.90 -1.88
QSE 11,664.02 -0.92

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.15
6 Months 10.17
12 Months 10.46

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 10.06
6 Months 10.00
12 Months 10.01

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 12.00
5-Y PIB 12.46
10-Y PIB 12.84
20-Y PIB 13.07
30-Y PIB 13.17
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index starts positively on first day of week

The index closed positive after morning gains due to excitement over optimism on ongoing peace efforts were countered by late selling. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.27% or 70.26 points to end at 25,853.54. more... (ET)

News Clippings


Inflation rises to 7.93pc in February

Inflation has been recorded at 7.93 percent during February against 7.38 percent in the same month of the last fiscal year, the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) reported on Monday. more... (N)


Financial businesses lead profit repatriation

Businesses associated with the financial and power sectors led the rally of profit repatriation from the country during the first seven months of the current fiscal year, according to the State Bank of Pakistan. more... (N)


Trans Asia all set to build new refinery

Installation and start up of the Pakistan refinery project has come a step closer with the issuance of tenders for engineering and construction by operators, Trans Asia Refinery (TRL) Ltd. more... (N)


French firms investing in Pakistan

Ambassador of France to Pakistan Philippe Thiebaud said on Monday that French companies were making fresh investment in Pakistan – especially in the energy sector. more... (N)

Whirlpool considering expansion

Whirlpool, a big name in home appliances, is increasing its focus on Pakistan's market as it has recently allowed its distributor in the country to import branded products from all over the world. more... (N)


Reforms to help rebuild economy

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Monday that deregulation, structural reforms and making of Pakistan an attractive investment destination will prove instrumental for economic rebuilding. more... (N)


Pakistan, US to hold TIFA Council meeting on March 11

Pakistan and the United States of America (USA) are holding Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council meeting from March 11-13 in Washington to resolve bilateral trade and investment issues. more... (BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 03, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3948/-
10.3948/-
YTD Return
6.34%
POAIIF
53.4538/-
52.9193/-
YTD Return
3.81%
POAAAF
55.24/-
53.86/-
YTD Return
5.88%
POIAAF
59.36/-
57.88/-
YTD Return
8.98%
POAF
10.98/-
YTD Return
7.06%

 

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 21, 2014)
$8.65bn
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
(Feb-14)
7.93%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Feb 14)
8.65%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 104.67
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,349.56
Cement (Rs./Bag) 517.47
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 76.35
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,863.85
DAP (Rs./bag) 1,888.87
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, (TN) The Nation, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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