BUSINESS

KSE 100 Index Up 209.94 To 41259.16

Pakistan Stock Exchange's KSE 100 index up 209.94 to 41259.16 at close with high and low of 41293.80 and 40970.62 respectively.

Out of total 364 Trading Companies 189 advanced 142 declined while 33 remained unchanged.

In sector wise Trade Oil and Gas marketing companies sector is on top with 15.4 percent followed by power Generation and distribution is on second with 14.8 percent while engineering is on third with 11.3 percent.

Top advancers include Colgate Palmolive that closed on 2310 per share and Sanofi Aventis with 1616.70 per share.

Top decliners include Khyber Tobacco Limited with share price of 1415.49 and Wyeth Pakistan Limited with share price of 1598.50 per share.