KARACHI, March 28 (Reuters) - Pakistan's main stock exchange
closed lower on Friday, with the benchmark 100-share index of
the Karachi Stock Exchange falling 0.18 percent, or 49.36 points
Profit taking was seen in oil and cement stocks while
banking stocks like Muslim Commercial Bank and United Bank Ltd
continued to rally, said dealers.
D.G. Khan Cement Ltd fell 2.18 percent to 90.75
rupees while United Bank Ltd was up 2.77 percent to
The rupee ended weaker at 98.00/98.10 against the
dollar compared to Thursday's close of 97.85/97.92.
Overnight rates in the money market remained flat at 10.00
(Compiled by the Karachi newsroom)