KARACHI, May 24 (Reuters) - Pakistan stocks closed lower on
Friday, with profit-taking seen in some large-cap stocks,
The Karachi Stock Exchange's benchmark 100-share
index closed 0.28 percent, or 58.88 points, lower at 21,283.77.
Pakistan Petroleum Ltd fell 1.11 percent to 215.30
rupees while Pakistan State Oil Co Ltd was down 1.66
percent at 276.10 rupees.
The rupee ended at 98.26/98.32 against the dollar,
stronger than Thursday's close of 98.40/95.45
Overnight rates in the money market rose to 9.50 percent
from Thursday's close of 9.40 percent.
(Compiled by the Karachi newsroom)