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Market indicators are a series of technical indicators used by traders to predict the direction of the major financial indexes. Most market indicators are created by analyzing the number of companies that have reached new highs relative to the number that created new lows, also known as market breadth.

PAKISTAN MARKET INDICATORS
EXCHANGE RATES
CURRENCY
ACTIVITY
Friday 27-Jan
Friday 3-Feb
Friday 10-Feb
Friday 17-Feb
Friday 24-Feb
Saturday 4-Mar
DOLLAR
Buying
107.6
107.9
107.45
107.35
107.3
107.2
Selling
107.9
108.2
107.75
107.65
107.6
107.5
POUND
Buying
134.5
134.25
133.5
133.5
134
131
Selling
136.25
136
135.25
135.25
135.75
132.75
EURO
Buying
114.5
115.25
114
114
113
113
Selling
115.7
116.45
115.2
115.2
114.2
114.2
CANADIAN $
Buying
81.5
82
81
81.5
81.5
79.75
Selling
82.35
82.85
81.85
82.35
82.35
80.6
JAP YEN
Buying
0.89
0.91
0.9
0.89
0.91
0.89
Selling
0.92
0.94
0.93
0.92
0.94
0.92
HK $
Buying
13.4
13.4
13.4
13.4
13.4
13.4
Selling
13.65
13.65
13.65
13.65
13.65
13.65
SINGAPORE $
Buying
75
75.5
75
75
75.5
75.25
Selling
75.8
76.3
75.8
75.8
76.3
76.05
MALAYSIAN RINGGIT
Buying
23.45
23.5
23.35
23.3
23.4
23.3
Selling
23.8
23.85
23.7
23.65
23.75
23.65
UAE DIRHAM
Buying
29.4
29.4
29.25
29.2
29.15
29.2
Selling
29.65
29.65
29.5
29.45
29.4
29.45
SAUDI RIYAL
Buying
28.65
28.65
28.45
28.45
28.45
28.5
Selling
28.85
28.85
28.65
28.65
28.65
28.7
KUWAITI DINAR
Buying
341.5
341.5
341.5
341
341.5
341
Selling
344
344
344
343.5
344
343.5
HOUSING FINANCE IN PAKISTAN GRADUALLY GROWING
The Housing Finance portfolio showed meager growth of 0.23 percent during the first quarter of current fiscal while year on year basis, housing finance portfolio showed an impressive growth of 13.48 percent. Housing Finance Review for September, 2016 to reflect data on housing finance, House Building Finance Company Limited (HBFCL) remained the largest shareholder, in terms of gross loan amount outstanding, with the share of 22 percent.
HBFCL, being the largest player in the housing finance market, accounted for 42 percent of new borrowers and contributed 14.50 percent to the new disbursements equivalent to Rs 597 million. Islamic banks disbursed Rs 1.83 billion. Outright Purchase of houses was 66.16 percent of gross outstanding loan amount; while construction and renovation products were 23.30 percent and 10.54 percent respectively.
Source: SBP
KARACHI STOCK EXCHANGE
Date
30 Share Index
100 Share Index
Market Capitalization
Volume Leader
Leader Volume (Million Shares)
Total Volume (Million shares)
Active
Plus
Minus
Unchanged
Friday-27 Jan
26,914.44
49,963.77
9,946.71
K-Electric
165.252
597.96
421
149
259
13
Friday-3 Feb
26,716.76
49,555.83
9,871.40
K-Electric
46.739
338.18
413
124
275
14
Friday-10 Feb
26,950.63
49,925.08
9,881.65
Power Cement
26.571
354.87
422
168
238
16
Friday-17 Feb
26,695.57
49,375.71
9,798.08
K-Electric
28.402
373.3
416
225
178
13
Friday-24 Feb
26,592.23
49,008.00
9,704.53
Aisha Steel
24.388
275.38
414
136
261
17
Friday-3 Mar
26,932.02
49,623.81
9,815.39
Lotte Chemical
60
392.02
400
157
229
14

 

INTERNATIONAL MARKET INDICATOR
WORLD COMMODITY PRICES
PETROLEUM PRICES ($/BBL)
THIS WEEK
LAST WEEK
Nymex Crude
53.2
54.09
Dated Brent
54.65
56.34
WTI Cushing
54.04
54.02
NATURAL GAS ($/MMBTU)
THIS WEEK
LAST WEEK
Nymex Henry Hub
2.44
2.56
Henry Hub
2.44
2.56
New York City Gate
3.4
3.4
COMMODITY
UNITS
PRICES THIS WEEK
PRICES LAST WEEK
CRUDE OIL
Barrel
55.9
56.17
HEATING OIL
Gallon
159.36
164.67
NATURAL GAS
MMBtu
2.83
2.65
COCOA
Ton
1,955.00
2,022.00
COFFEE ‘C’
lbs
143.3
150.3
CORN
bu
380.75
373
COTTON
lbs
77.99
76.95
SUGAR #11
lbs
19.52
20.13
WHEAT FUTURE
CBT
453.5
451.75
COPPER
lbs
269.65
267.6
GOLD
Oz
1,226.50
1,257.90
SILVER
Troy ounce
17.74
18.27
*Commodity and energy prices are in U.S. dollars.
LAND AREA – SQ KM 2016 COUNTRY RANKS
1
WORLD
148,940,000.00
2
RUSSIA
16,377,742.00
3
ANTARCTICA
14,000,000.00
4
CHINA
9,326,410.00
5
UNITED STATES
9,161,966.00
6
CANADA
9,093,507.00
7
BRAZIL
8,459,417.00
8
AUSTRALIA
7,682,300.00
9
INDIA
2,973,193.00
10
ARGENTINA
2,736,690.00
11
KAZAKHSTAN
2,699,700.00
12
ALGERIA
2,381,741.00
13
CONGO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE
2,267,048.00
14
GREENLAND
2,166,086.00
15
SAUDI ARABIA
2,149,690.00
16
MEXICO
1,943,945.00
17
INDONESIA
1,811,569.00
18
LIBYA
1,759,540.00
19
MONGOLIA
1,553,556.00
20
IRAN
1,531,595.00
21
PERU
1,279,996.00
22
NIGER
1,266,700.00
23
CHAD
1,259,200.00
24
ANGOLA
1,246,700.00
37
PAKISTAN
770,875.00
LAND BOUNDARIES – KM 2016 COUNTRY RANKS
1
CHINA
22,457
2
RUSSIA
22,407
3
BRAZIL
16,145
4
INDIA
13,888
5
EUROPEAN UNION
12,441
6
KAZAKHSTAN
12,185
7
UNITED STATES
12,034
8
ARGENTINA
11,968
9
CONGO, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE
10,481
10
CANADA
8,893
11
MONGOLIA
8,220
12
CHILE
7,801
13
PERU
7,461
14
BOLIVIA
7,252
15
MALI
7,243
16
PAKISTAN
6,774
17
SUDAN
6,751
18
ALGERIA
6,734
19
COLOMBIA
6,672
20
BURMA
6,522
21
CHAD
6,406
22
UZBEKISTAN
6,221
23
AFGHANISTAN
5,987
24
ETHIOPIA
5,925
25
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
5,920
WORLD STOCK EXCHANGES
DAY
DJIA INDEX
NASDAQ INDEX
S&P INDEX
FTSE INDEX
DAX INDEX
CAC-40 INDEX
NIKKEI INDEX
H.SENG INDEX
SENSEX INDEX
Friday-27 Jan
20,100.91
5,655.18
2,296.68
7,176.31
11,819.76
4,838.14
19,467.40
23,360.78
27,882.46
Friday-3 Feb
19,884.91
5,636.20
2,280.85
7,178.98
11,658.28
4,835.16
18,918.20
23,129.21
28,240.52
Friday-10 Feb
20,172.40
5,715.18
2,307.87
7,254.53
11,693.18
4,840.44
19,378.93
23,574.98
28,334.25
Friday-17 Feb
20,624.05
5,838.58
2,351.16
7,299.96
11,757.02
4,867.58
19,234.62
24,033.74
28,468.75
Friday-24 Feb
20,810.32
5,835.51
2,363.81
7,228.13
11,813.98
4,833.97
19,283.54
23,965.70
28,892.97
Friday-3 Mar
21,005.71
5,870.75
2,383.12
7,374.26
12,027.36
4,995.13
19,469.17
23,552.72
28,832.45

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