BUSINESS

PSX Up At Close

Pakistan Stock Exchange's Benchmark KSE 100 index edged up 770.14 at close to 44309.74 points.

In sector wise trade chemical sector is on top with 17.3 percent trade activity followed by Commercial Banks with 11.5 percent while technology and communication is on third with 9.3 percent.

Top advances include Unilever Foods with 9815 per share with 465 positive points while Service Industries Limited at 776 per share with 36.97 positive points.

Top declines include Bata Pakistan at 2854.37 per share with 150.23 negative points while Philip Morris Pakistan at 2842.88 per share with 149.62 negative points.

Out of total 368 Trading Companies 204 advanced 145 declined while 19 remained unchanged.