The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) 100-index changed to a bullish trend on Friday, adding 217.75 points, or 0.52 percent, to close at 41,904.21 points as opposed to 41,686.46 points the day before. 164,835,239 shares were exchanged in total throughout the day as opposed to 203,789,233 shares the day before. The price of shares was Rs. 5.195 billion as opposed to Rs. 5.848 billion the day before.
A total of 340 firms traded shares on the stock market; 187 of them saw gains, 126 suffered losses, and 27 saw their share prices remain steady. TPL Properties with 19,508,636 shares trading at Rs 13.32 per share, followed by Unity Foods Ltd with 13,968,605 shares dealing at Rs 15.50 per share and WorldCall Telecom with 13,368,418 shares trading at Rs 1.19 per share. Colgate Palm experienced the largest increase in share price, rising by Rs 135.12 to close at Rs 1,936.67. Khyber Textile came in second, seeing its share price climb by Rs 42.25 to close at Rs 625.00.