LAHORE: Lahore Stock Exchange (LSE) here Monday witnessed bearish trend by losing 24.82 points, as the LSE Index-25 opened with 5420.20 points and closed at 5395.38 points.
The market’s overall situation also did not correspond to an upward trend as it remained at 373,000 shares to close against previous turnover of 659,900 shares, showing a downward slide of 286,900 shares. While, out of the total 88 active scrips 16 moved up, 16 shed values and 56 remained equal.
The Major Gainers of the day were Exide Pakistan Limited, Pakistan Oil Fields Limited and Pak Suzuki Motor Company Limited by recording increase in their per share value by Rs 22.72, Rs 3.06 and Rs 2.93 respectively.
Kohat Cement Company Limited, Pakistan State Oil Company Limited and Pak Elektron Limited lost their per share value by Rs 3.05, Rs 2.00 and Re 0.90 respectively.
Top three Volume Leaders of the day included Lafarge Pakistan Cement with 91,000 shares, The Bank of Punjab Limited with 40,000 shares and Kohat Cement Company Limited with 38,500 shares.