Who will end up holding the dirty end of the stick this time around?
Most analysts agree that the second wave of Covid-19 had little impact on the industrial output
Top performing sectors were technology, cement, textiles and banks.
‘The share market is likely to gain 14pc in 2021, which is almost twice the wafer-thin return of 7.4pc in 2020’
Although cement shares did good in 2020, they are likely to perform well in 2021 as well.
The year that is to close on Dec 31 was one of sharp volatility for the Pakistan stock market.
Stockbroker Arif Habib believes the ongoing quarter will carry forward profitability growth in most sectors...
As many as 20 listed companies have generated Rs41.2bn via rights issues in 2020.
The tyre-maker aims to raise at least Rs1.4bn at the floor price of Rs47 per share.
Since the beginning of 2020, overseas investors have sold off Pakistani stocks worth a massive $446 million.
People have now started to embrace the reality of the appreciation and the big question now is about its sustainability.
The government came to the rescue of corporate sector by extending incentives and offering subsidies.
‘In addition to the auditor that a company’s shareholders appoint, the PSX should assign a second auditor...
“So far 382 accounts have been opened for capital market investments and several others are in progress,” says PSX chairman.
Regulators have taken several steps to improve the lot of asset management companies in the past few years.
Exchange-traded funds combine the returns of equity investing with the diversity offered by mutual funds.
Govt bodies have to rely on industry players or their associations for data in the absence of an independent third party.
KSE-100 Index sinks 2.30 per cent to close below the 41,000 level at 40,741.
Steel-maker aims to raise up to Rs5bn for capacity expansion in upcoming IPO
Critics believe the proposed sale should have taken place at the height of the bull market to secure a better price.