Dilawar Hussain

Capital outflow from equity market

Some stock strategists attribute the recent outflows mainly to speculators in the Gulf, while others say foreign hedge Published Oct 27, 2014 07:01am

Corporate sector profits soar

Growth in cumulative corporate profit was primarily driven by oil and gas (E&P) companies and banks Published Oct 13, 2014 06:25am

Chinese investors pull back

Masood Textile resolves to make an equity investment of Rs200m in an associate company to set up a 12MW plant. Updated Oct 08, 2014 01:35pm

Drilling out more oil

New discoveries continue to replenish dwindling output from old wells. Last week, PPL announced the discovery ... Updated Sep 22, 2014 09:14pm

Light at the end of the tunnel

K-Electric is planning to invest $350m to improve its transmission and distribution network Published Sep 15, 2014 06:26am

Attock’s rising market share

The oil marketing company was able to outpace the industry’s growth of 8pc due to aggressive retail expansion, but Published Sep 08, 2014 06:14am

Foreign buyers for stakes in bourses

Three parties have finally gone beyond the EoIs for the acquisition of a controlling stake in the country’s capital Published Aug 18, 2014 07:34am

EFoods’ focus on market share

Engro Foods’ ice cream business witnessed its highest-ever sales of Rs1.2bn in the second quarter, ... Published Aug 11, 2014 06:15am

Upgrading credit rating agencies

Most market strategists agree that credit rating in a developing country like Pakistan is a ‘hazardous minefield’.... Published Aug 04, 2014 06:03am

Facing uncertain times

The power company would be less vulnerable to rising circular debt because of its ability to pass on incremental debt Updated Jul 28, 2014 01:40pm

Bestway buys Lafarge for $329m

The sale price corresponded to an enterprise value (EV) of 100pc at $329m. The deal is subject to adjustments specified Updated Jul 25, 2014 06:41am

Bulls toss stocks to all-time high

The heavyweight OGDCL posted good gains of R5.01, which alone accounted for addition of around 85 points to the index. Updated Jul 22, 2014 06:18am