The Pakistan Stock Exchange witnessed a mixed trend on the last day of the business week.
The 100 Index remained in the band of 237 points on the trading day, but at the end of the day, the 100 Index closed at 45305 with an increase of 75 points.
In the stock market today, 170 million shares were traded at Rs 8.74 billion, while the market capitalization increased by Rs 62 million to Rs 7904 billion.
On the other hand, the US Dollar decreased on the last day of the trading week (April 16th, 2021) in the interbank market.
According to the data released by the State Bank of Pakistan, the dollar rate decreased by 1 paisa in the interbank market.
According to Forex dealers, the dollar decreased from Rs152.83 and sold at Rs152.82 in the interbank market.
— SBP (@StateBank_Pak) April 16, 2021