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1. Bulls go wild; index crosses 29,000-level
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Stocks continued to head north on Thursday, with the KSE-100 index going up by 309.53 points to close at record 29,250.54 points. The volumes of Rs15.8 billion stood at eight-month high ...
Saturday, 12 April 2014
...  investor sentiments. Investors were also encouraged by the fact that Pakistan weightage in the MSCI frontier market index was set to increase to 6.8% from 4.3% from May onwards as Qatar and UAE gradua ...
Tuesday, 11 March 2014
3. GDP grows 5pc in first quarter: SBP
(Highlights/Business News)
... Y14, compared to only 0.3 per cent in the first quarter of the previous year. The report pointed out that headline consumer price index (CPI) inflation increased to 8.1 per cent in the Q1 of  ...
Friday, 28 February 2014
4. Equity prices drift lower
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Stocks were further dragged down on Thursday with the KSE-100 index losing 21.57 points to close at 25,478.93, the lowest in last two months. The index moved in the range of 230 points ...
Friday, 28 February 2014
5. Stocks close lower; rupee gains against USD
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Pakistan's main stock exchange closed lower on Wednesday, with the benchmark 100-share index of the Karachi Stock Exchange falling 0.23 per cent, or 59.11 points to 25,500.50. The ...
Thursday, 27 February 2014
...  In Tokyo the benchmark Nikkei-225 index fell 0.19 per cent, or 27.99 points, to close at 14,837.68. Seoul lost 0.45 per cent, or 8.78 points, to end at 1,949.05 and Sydney closed a marginal 0.03 ...
Monday, 24 February 2014
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Monday, 24 February 2014
8. Pakistani stocks end higher; rupee weakens
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Pakistan's main stock exchange closed higher on Friday, with the benchmark 100-share index of the Karachi Stock Exchange rising 0.38 per cent, or 96.55 points to 25,603.35. The slight ...
Saturday, 22 February 2014
...  not. Dar highlighted the consistent strong performance of the stock market in recent years. From May 2013 till now, the KSE-100 Index has shown an increase of over 30pc while market capitalisatio ...
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
10. Bearish spell continues on stock market
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: The stock market saw fourth consecutive session of declining trend on Tuesday with the KSE-100 index reeling down by 119.51 points to 25,884.38. In the equity meltdown that started late ...
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
11. Stocks extend overnight losses
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: After taking heavy beating a day ago, the KSE-100 index was seen jumping in and out of the red until the final hour on Tuesday, when it managed to settle at a small loss of 14.80 points ...
Wednesday, 12 February 2014
12. Grappling with food inflation
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Monday, 27 January 2014
13. KSE 100-index hits new peak of 26,761
(Highlights/Business News)
Thursday, 16 January 2014
14. Bull run continues on stock market
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Stocks managed to push forward in a generally limited interest trading with the KSE-100 index up by 81.51 points to 26,341.08 on Wednesday. Although volumes remained high but like the ...
Thursday, 09 January 2014
KARACHI: Range-bound trading was witnessed on the stock market on the opening session on Monday. The KSE-100 index managed to close with a meagre gain of 25.91 points to 25,283.96. The market ...
Tuesday, 31 December 2013
KARACHI: Bulls gave in to bull squeeze in the second session on Friday, so that the KSE-100 index closed down by 111.98 points at 25,258.05. Although participation improved as trading value rose ...
Saturday, 28 December 2013
17. Stocks turn in flat performance
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: The stock market was choppy on Thursday as investor participation continued to dwindle with the end of the year approaching. The KSE-100 index closed flat, with an upside by mere 3.34 points ...
Saturday, 28 December 2013
18. Asian shares mixed ahead of Fed decision
(Highlights/Business News)
... cent, or 74.59 points, to end at 23,143.82. Regional traders were given a soft lead from Wall Street, where the three main indexes ended lower following a tepid set of economic figures. With the Fed ...
Wednesday, 18 December 2013
19. Bulls toss index to new highs
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Stocks climbed by 51.88 points on Tuesday to the new record high at 25,350.20. The benchmark had to make an effort to finish with extended gains, after the index moved in a range of 195 points ...
Wednesday, 18 December 2013
20. Stocks close above 25,000-level
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: After botched attempts in four previous trading sessions, the KSE-100 index finally managed to cross the 25,000 level and settle at the new all-time high at 25,072 points, posting a gain ...
Friday, 13 December 2013
Monday, 25 November 2013
22. Stocks fall 76 points on profit taking
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Stocks fell for the second day on Tuesday with the KSE-100 index down 76.55 points to 22,276.65. The market remained dull with only 80 million shares coming up for trading, the volume ...
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
23. SPI shows marginal increase
(Highlights/Business News)
... through the sensitive price index (SPI) rebound and witnessed slight increase for the past six consecutive weeks, suggested data issued by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics here on Friday. Since May ...
Saturday, 26 October 2013
24. Index settles above 22,000-level
(Highlights/Business News)
...  getting off to a flying start. The benchmark KSE-100 index surged by 2.19 per cent or 475.48 points to close at 22,230.43. Foreign investors were again the lead buyers, who soaked up stocks worth ...
Wednesday, 23 October 2013
LONDON: Britain's top share index edged up to 11-week highs on Tuesday, helped by strong updates from consumer goods maker Reckitt Benckiser, hospitality specialist Whitbread and miner BHP Billiton.  ...
Tuesday, 22 October 2013
26. Stocks jump 155 points on foreign buying
(Highlights/Business News)
KARACHI: Stocks rallied on Monday spurred mainly by foreign investors who bought (net) $4.94 million worth shares. The KSE-100 index rose 0.72 per cent or 155.17 points to close at 21,754.95. ...
Tuesday, 22 October 2013
Wednesday, 28 August 2013
Asian stock markets have fallen, extending a global sell-off sparked by growing fears of a military strike against Syria. Japan's Nikkei 225 index dipped 2.5%, Hong Kong's Hang Seng was down 1.7% while ...
Wednesday, 28 August 2013
... Reacting to the news, many sectors which drive the index rebounded. Moreover, recovery in regional markets also helped boost investor confidence. The market has twice seen a correction of over ...
Tuesday, 27 August 2013
Saturday, 24 August 2013

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