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Market Indicators

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 …

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Mixed economic outlook

Mixed economic outlook

Statistics show that present strategy initiatives and developments counting monetary tightening, exchange rate depreciation and changes in import and custom duties are all expected to dampen local demand, particularly imports. The extra revenue initiatives and a cut in federal development spending proposed in the Finance Supplementary …

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Next five-year plan for economic growth

Next five-year plan for economic growth

Economists have predicted that the Pakistan’s economic growth in the present fiscal year is expected to hit a 9-year low, dipping to approximately 2.9 percent, adding that looming balance of payment shortage, cut in development expenditures, monetary tightening and depreciation in the local currency …

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World Stock Markets

World Stock Markets updates

Global markets limp to finish line after volatile week Global investors gravitated toward safe-haven assets on Friday as worries about the world economy persisted, cutting short a two-day rebound in Wall Street stocks. US stock indexes seesawed, making it difficult …

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Stock market at a glance

Stock market at a glance

Market Review During the week, the incumbent government’s reluctance to accept IMF’s conditions kept the investors at bay, where the index closed in red at 37,167pts, a decline of 2.8%WoW. However, market witnessed positive participation during the week as evident …

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Stock Watch

Stock Watch

Ambiguity and political noise led to fall of index by 2.8pc wow Summary Different versions on IMF bailout package by government officials along with hurried progress on accountability cases in courts led to confusion along with uncertainty of economic and …

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Stock Review

Stock Review

Political subjectivity, weak macro indicators keep investors tense; short-term rally likely The benchmark index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) continued its downward trend during the week ended 28th December 2018, posted a decline of 2.83% to close at 37,167 level. …

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