Pakistan Stock Exchange up another 319 points in ongoing profitable run  

By: News Desk      Published: 05:34 PM, 20 Jul, 2020
Pakistan Stock Exchange up another 319 points in ongoing profitable run  

The Pakistan Stock Exchange gained 319.72 points with the KSE-100 Index closing at 37,650.57 as the market had a bright start to the week.

With a total of 328,098,205 shares of 379 companies traded, the share prices of 233 went up and 122 were down with no change in the value of 24.

It means the market has gained 3,228.65 points this month so far after closing June at 34,421.92. As far as the weekly progress is concerned, the KSE-100 Index gained 1,140.45 points in the five sessions last week as part of the run which has remained much-awaited.

Just like Friday, Hascol Petroleum Limited remained the most active stock with 32,523,500 shares traded. It was followed by TRG Pakistan Limited (27,552,000 shares) and Maple Leaf Cement Factory Limited (22,997,000).

On the other hand, the share price of First Pak Modaraba was up by 32.51 percent, Tri-Star Power Limited by 30.49 percent and TPL Properties Limited by 15.24 percent.

But the share price of Trust Modaraba was down by 23.78 percent, making it the worst performer on Monday. The next on the list were Dewan Sugar Mills Limited 11.11 percent and Drekkar Kingsway Limited 10.76 percent.

It is worth noting that the Drekkar Kingsway Limited had made the biggest gain in terms of share price on Friday with a 14.74 percent increase.

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