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Stock market loses control as 100 index drops 546 points

KARACHI: Uncertainty and regional tension loomed over at the stock market on Wednesday as the bourse shed over 500 points in intra-day trading. The benchmark KSE 100 index closed at 41,357.56 points after losing 546.91 points or 1.32 percent during

Stock market regains control as 100 index gains 608 points

KARACHI: The stock market regained control and stability on Tuesday just a day after it plummeted by over 1000 points over escalating regional geo-political tensions. The KSE 100 index benchmark at the Pakistan Stock Exchange on Monday nosedived a hefty

Stock market plummets over regional tensions

KARACHI: The stock market received a battering on Monday amid regional tensions and growing uncertainty as wary investors pulled out before the situation deteriorated. The KSE 100 index plummeted a hefty 1027.06 points or a decrease of 2.43 percent to

PSX soars for second day to surpass 42,000 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange soared on Thursday to surpass the 42,000 level over increased investor confidence, positive economic outlook and New Year optimism. The KSE 100 index has increased by 1080.76 (2.61%) points to close at 42,480.76 points. The

Stock market closes in the green as KSE 100 index gain 664 points

KARACHI: The stock market began the New Year in the green as the benchmark KSE 100 index closed at 41,400 points. The upward trajectory on the first day of the opening month is being attributed to increased euphoria and optimism

Stocks close flat as KSE 100 index loses 152 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange does not seem stablise as the KSE 100 index shed 152 points as bears dominated in intra-day trading. The KSE 100 index has decreased by 152.54 points (-0.37%) to close at 40,735.08 points. The indices

KSE 100 index nudges forward by 39 points

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange on Monday nudged forward by 39.09 points to close at 40, 887.62 during intra-day trading. The KSE 100 index reached the highest level at 41,295.28 points and its lowest level at 40,815.80 points. The bourse eventually

Bulls dominate as KSE 100 index surges by 799 points

KARACHI: After a day of closure, the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Thursday surprisingly surged as the KSE 100 index gained 799.47 points during intra-day trading. The KSE 100 index closed at a healthy 41,127.79 points level after witnessing an

Bulls regain control as PSX rises by 320 points

KARACHI: After a volatile week and turmoil on the opening day, the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) witnessed an upward trajectory as bulls gained the upper hand during intra-day trading. The KSE 100 index saw an impressive gain of 320.03 (0.80%)

PSX plunges 824 points as bears return to stock market

KARACHI: The KSE 100 index at the Pakistan Stock Exchange plummeted an astounding 824.70 points during intra-day trading closing in at 40,008.29 points. The bourse reached its highest level of 40,832.99 points and lowest point even below the 40,000 level

Bears dominate as KSE 100 index sheds 164 points

KARACHI: After a volatile day yesterday, the KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange declined on Wednesday to close at 41,603.71 points. The bourse failed to maintain the upward trajectory and shed 164.95 (-0.39%) in intra-day trading. The indices reached

Stocks regain control to close at 41,768 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange on Tuesday reacted strongly over the news that former president General retired Pervez Musharraf was sentenced to death in the high treason case. The KSE-100 index shed over 500 points in the first session of

Bulls regain control as KSE-100 increases by 728 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange opened the week with an upward trajectory as market move upward after a roller-coaster ride last week. The KSE 100 index saw a significant increase of 728.29 points (1.78%) to close at 41,644.88 points. The

Bearish outlook at stock markets as KSE 100 index dips

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange on Thursday saw a bearish trend in the financial which brought down the stock market and a downward trend in the price of industry stock and marker indices. The KSE 100 index witnessed a minuscule

KSE 100 index sheds slightly to close at 40,531 points

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange has a bumpy week as market forces and investors confidence seek to regain control of the stock market. The KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange witnessed a small decline by 133.18 (-0.33) on Wednesday

KSE 100 index regains momentum to close at 40,664 points

KARACHI: After a brief slump, the KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange regained its momentum on Tuesday to close at 40,664.60 points. The opening day of the week yesterday saw an overall decline of 289.45 points (-0.71%) in intra-day

Bullish trend maintains upward trajectory at PSX

KARACHI: The KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange continued the upward trajectory on Thursday closing in above the 40,000 benchmark level after intra-day trading. Yesterday, the bourse closed at 40,270.52 points for the first time in the last ten

Investor confidence pushes KSE 100 index to close above 40,000

KARACHI: The KSE-100 index on the Pakistan Stock Exchange surged on Wednesday to close at 40,270.52 points. Yesterday, the bourse crossed the 40,000 level for the first time in the last ten months, before it slightly declined and closed at

Surging stock markets 

Shares around the globe fell on Monday, particularly in Asia, but this was in sharp contrast to the stock market in Pakistan which witnessed a surge for the eighth consecutive day boosting investor confidence and the morale of economic institutions.

Bullish trend at PSX – Index gains 252.43 points

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) observed a bullish trend on Friday as the benchmark KSE-100 index gained 252.43 points and recovered to 30,467.20 points. The KSE 100 Index opened at 30,218.36 and closed at 30,467.20 gaining 252.43 points (0.84 percent).