Karachi (November 13, 2017): A bearish trend continued to prevail at the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) as the benchmark KSE 100 shares index plunged 196 points on Monday to close 41,240.
The market adopted a negative trend from the start of trading. Its opening at 41,436 points remained the day’s high, whereas the benchmark touched a bottom of 41,142 points during intra-day trading.
In all, 87.4m shares worth Rs3.7 billion changed hands during the session. Out of a total of 347 scrips traded on Monday, 115 advanced, 205 declined and 27 remained unchanged.