BUSINESS

PSX Up At Close

Pakistan Stock Exchange's KSE 100 index up 221.91 points to close at 43580.88 with high and low of 44004.13 and 43192.75 respectively.

Out of total 372 trading companies 215 advanced 149 declined while 8 remained unchanged.

Technology and Communication is on top with 11.8 percent followed by cement with 11.1 percent while Chemical is on third with 9.7 percent.

Top advancers include Sanofi Aventis at 1479.56 per share with 70.45 positive points while Hinopak Motor with 1201.72 per share with 57.22 positive points.

Top decliners are Shield Corporation Limited at 435.69 per share with 22.93 negative points while National Refinery is at 434.13 per share with 22.84 negative points.