BUSINESS

PSX-100 Index Edged Up 278.93 To Close At 44062.48 Points

Pakistan Stock Exchange is up 278.93 points to close at 44062.48 points with high and low of 44074.96 and 43695.88 respectively.

Out of total 293 trading companies 194 advanced 90 declined while 9 remained unchanged.

In sector wise trade power generation and distribution is on tope with 13.5 percent trade followed by commercial banks with 13 percent, cement sector is on third with 10.9 percent while oil and gas marketing companies remained on fourth with a trade of 10.2 percent.

Today's top advancers include shield corporation with share price of 666 per share, national refinery with 643 per share while Millat tractors was traded at 1320 a share.

Today's declines include Pakistan Suzuki limited with share price of 637.50 per share while Atlas Honda limited with 550 per share.