KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange closed higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark 100-Index gaining 0.10 per cent, or 27.73 points, to 29048.21, ARY News reported.
High and Low were 28944.07 and 28528.19 respectively.
Total volume traded in the market was 189,305,970 and in terms of value it was 10,081,271,613.
Total traded companies were 368, among them 153 advanced, 193 declined while 22 went unchanged.
K-Electric Ltd. with a volume of 48,051,000 and price per share of 8.32 (0.37), Lafarge Pak.XD with a volume 8,099,000 of price per share of 14.35 (0.13), Maple Leaf Cement with a volume 4,367,500 of price per share of 30.02 (0.27) were top three traded companies.
Murree Brewery with price per share 1000.00 (34.24), Fazal Textile with price per share of 658.36 (31.35) and Bata (Pak) share of 3699.00 (19.00) were top three advancers.
Whlile Nestle Pak. with price per share of 8100.00 (-87.50), Wyeth Pak Ltd with price per share of 4050.00 (-45.00) and Island Textile per share of 850.26 (-44.73) were top three decliners.