KARACHI: The KSE-100 index snapped an eight-day winning streak and edged down 38 points on Tuesday amid a lacklustre trading session. In the previous eight sessions, the index had managed to gain 3,041 points.
At close, the benchmark KSE 100-share Index recorded a decrease of 37.54 points, or 0.1%, to settle at 36,765.56.
Overall, trading volumes increased to 292.1 million shares compared with Monday’s tally of 282.9 million. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs10 billion.
Shares of 381 companies were traded. At the end of the day, 195 stocks closed higher, 173 declined and 13 remained unchanged.