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Market Indicators

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
20-Apr
Friday
27-Apr
Friday
4-May
Friday
11-May
Friday
18-May
Friday
25-May
DOLLAR Buying 117.5 118.2 118.25 117.5 117.3 118.5
Selling 117.8 118.5 118.55 117.8 117.85 119.05
POUND Buying 164 163.85 161 158.5 158.5 158
Selling 165.75 165.6 162.75 160.25 160.25 159.75
EURO Buying 144 143 142 138.85 138.4 138.6
Selling 145.2 144.2 143.2 140.05 139.6 139.8
CANADIAN $ Buying 91.25 91.25 91.25 91.25 91 91.8
Selling 92.1 92.1 92.1 92.1 91.85 92.65
JAP YEN Buying 1.05 1.04 1.04 1.04 1.02 1.04
Selling 1.08 1.07 1.07 1.07 1.05 1.07
HK $ Buying 14.65 14.65 14.65 14.65 14.65 14.65
Selling 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.9
SINGAPORE $ Buying 88.5 88.25 87.8 86.8 86.35 87.25
Selling 89.3 89.05 88.6 87.6 87.15 88.05
MALAYSIAN RINGGIT Buying 29.4 29.4 29.2 28.85 28.9 28.85
Selling 29.8 29.75 29.55 29.2 29.25 29.2
UAE DIRHAM Buying 32 32.05 32.2 31.9 31.85 32.25
Selling 32.25 32.3 32.45 32.15 32.1 32.5
SAUDI RIYAL Buying 31.35 31.3 31.35 31.15 31.15 31.6
Selling 31.55 31.5 31.55 31.35 31.35 31.8
KUWAITI DINAR Buying 383 382.5 381 381.5 380.5 380
Selling 385.5 385 383.5 384 383 382.5

Karachi Stock Exchange
Date 30 Share
Index
100 Share
Index
Market Capitalization
(Rs. in billion)
Volume Leader Leader Volume
(Million Shares)
Total Volume
(Million shares)
Active Plus Minus Unchanged
Friday-20 Apr 22,309.17 45,259.34 9,330.97 Lotte Chemical 21.8 144 369 142 206 21
Friday-27 Apr 22,409.39 45,542.78 9,391.51 Byco Petroleum 29 224.76 372 187 168 17
Friday-4 May 21,848.80 44,536.91 9,180.22 Bank of Punjab 21.1 139.66 365 172 171 22
Friday-11 May 21,378.62 43,594.79 8,973.09 Dewan Cement 13.6 164.68 371 91 255 25
Friday-18 May 20,313.90 41,623.52 8,640.80 K-Electric 5.9 82.84 313 78 218 17
Friday-25 May 20,620.20 42,074.09 8,731.44 Pak Elektron 11.5 109.67 313 78 214 21

 

INTERNATIONAL MARKET INDICATORS
WORLD COMMODITY PRICES
PETROLEUM PRICES ($/BBL)
THIS WEEK LAST WEEK
Nymex Crude 70.45 71.51
Dated Brent 78.34 78.17
WTI Cushing 72.26 71.01
NATURAL GAS ($/MMBTU)
THIS WEEK LAST WEEK
Nymex Henry Hub 2.77 2.84
Henry Hub 2.77 2.84
New York City Gate 3.41 3.41
COMMODITY
UNITS PRICES THIS WEEK PRICES LAST WEEK
CRUDE OIL Barrel 70.41 71.55
HEATING OIL Gallon 225.4 228.81
NATURAL GAS MMBtu 2.93 2.86
COCOA Ton 2,603.00 2,650.00
COFFEE ‘C’ lbs 120.55 118.25
CORN bu 405.25 400.75
COTTON lbs 86.17 85.72
SUGAR #11 lbs 12.38 11.58
WHEAT FUTURE CBT 533 506.25
COPPER lbs 308.5 306.6
GOLD Oz 1,308.10 1,286.00
SILVER Troy ounce 16.63 16.41
*Commodity and energy prices are in U.S. dollars.
Central bank discount rate (%) 2018 Country Ranks
Rank Country Value Date of Info
1 Venezuela 29.50% 2015
2 Ghana 25.50% 31-Dec-16
3 Malawi 24% 25-Nov-16
4 Guinea 22.25% 31-Dec-05
5 Ukraine 22% 23-Dec-15
6 Vanuatu 20% 31-Dec-10
7 Mali 16% 31-Dec-10
7 Tajikistan 16% 20-Mar-17
7 Sao Tome and Principe 16% 31-Dec-09
8 Azerbaijan 15% 10-Mar-17
9 Belarus 14% 19-Apr-17
9 Papua New Guinea 14% 31-Dec-10
9 Uganda 14% Dec-14
10 Brazil 13.75% 31-Dec-16
11 Mongolia 12% 14-Jan-16
12 Kenya 11.50% 20-Jan-16
13 Burundi 11.25% 31-Dec-10
14 Seychelles 11.17% 31-Dec-10
15 Kazakhstan 11% 10-Apr-17
16 Montserrat 10.99% 31-Dec-10
17 Russia 10% 31-Dec-16
17 Suriname 10% 2013
18 Burma 9.95% 31-Dec-10
19 Belize 9.86% 1-Sep-16
20 Egypt 9.75% 30-Oct-14
Commercial bank prime lending rate (%) 2018 Country Ranks
Rank Country Value Date of Info
1 Madagascar 64% 31-Dec-17
2 Brazil 48.70% 31-Dec-17
3 Malawi 42.30% 31-Dec-17
4 Congo, Democratic Republic Of The 35.90% 31-Dec-17
5 Syria 33.30% 31-Dec-17
6 Gambia, The 30.60% 31-Dec-17
7 Tajikistan 30% 31-Dec-17
7 Ghana 30% 31-Dec-17
8 Mozambique 27% 31-Dec-17
9 Yemen 26% 31-Dec-17
10 Argentina 24.50% 31-Dec-17
11 Venezuela 23.80% 31-Dec-17
12 Guinea 21.50% 31-Dec-17
13 Suriname 20.50% 31-Dec-17
14 Kyrgyzstan 20.10% 31-Dec-17
15 Angola 20% 31-Dec-17
16 Mongolia 19.90% 31-Dec-17
17 Honduras 19.70% 31-Dec-17
18 Egypt 19.50% 31-Dec-17
19 Uganda 19.10% 31-Dec-17
20 Sao Tome and Principe 18.90% 31-Dec-17
21 Sierra Leone 18.60% 31-Dec-17
22 Paraguay 18.50% 31-Dec-17
22 Laos 18.50% 31-Dec-17
23 Zimbabwe 18% 31-Dec-17
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-20 Apr 24,462.94 7,146.13 2,670.14 7,368.17 12,540.50 5,412.83 22,162.24 30,418.33 34,415.58
Friday-27 Apr 24,322.34 7,118.68 2,666.94 7,487.50 12,602.35 5,467.34 22,467.87 30,280.67 34,969.70
Friday-4 May 23,930.15 7,088.15 2,629.73 7,526.11 12,737.36 5,491.16 22,472.78 29,926.50 34,915.38
Friday-11 May 24,831.17 7,402.88 2,727.72 7,724.55 13,001.24 5,541.94 22,758.48 31,122.06 35,535.79
Friday-18 May 24,713.98 7,382.47 2,720.13 7,777.31 13,108.61 5,624.74 22,930.36 31,047.91 34,848.30
Friday-25 May 24,811.76 7,424.43 2,727.76 7,747.60 12,855.09 5,571.85 22,450.79 30,561.17 34,824.39

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