ISLAMABAD: The pakistan stock exchange (psx) Wednesday noted bullish trend as KSE 100 index closed at 37166.96 points with positive change of 401.40 points (1.09%) compared to the closing at 36,765.56 the previous day. A total of 275,430,851 shares were traded compared to the trade of 292,060,810 shares during the previous day, whereas the value of shares traded during the day stood at Rs 10.758 billion compared to Rs 9.991 billion during last trading day. Total 379 companies’ transacted shares in the Stock Market Wednesday, out of which 230 recorded gain and 130 sustained losses whereas the share price of 19 companies remained unchanged. The three top traded companies were Unity Foods Ltd with a volume of 16,463,500 shares and price per share of Rs 11.18, WorldCall Ltd with a volume of 12,861,000 and price per share of Rs 1.66 and TRG Pak Ltd with a volume of 11,075,000 and price per share of Rs 19.46. Island Textile DXSD recorded the maximum increase of Rs68.32 per share, closing at Rs1435.59 while Mari Petroleum was runner up with the increase of Rs 50.32 per share, closing at Rs 1257.44. Colgate Palm recorded maximum decrease of Rs 29.99 per share, closing at Rs 1920.01 whereas Murree Brewery XD decreases Rs 25.70 per share closing at Rs 664.30. Earlier,Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Monday noted a bullish trend as KSE-100 index went up by 824.29 points to close at 36803.10 points. As per details, the market closed on a positive note during the last eight consecutive sessions and during the past eight sessions, the domestic equity bourse rose by 9.0% (+3,042 points). In today’s session, the PSX witnessed traded value of USD 58mn and traded volume of 283mn shares. Clouds of uncertainty have started moving away as KSE-100 index have reached a six month high. On the first day of the week the stocks gained 2.24% improvement and restored 9 psychological limits. Stock Market since October 1, 2019 is being termed as best performing market (No.1) and since October 1, 2019 index has given a return of 14.10 percent to-date. While PSX since July 1, 2019 gained 8.26 percent and on sixth rung of ladder (at No. 6). Last time in November 2018 index gains 11.4% or 4289 points Earlier, the capital market in previous week recorded appreciable gain of 1600 points placing index at almost six month high level with aggressive buying from foreign and local fund houses on back of improvement in macroeconomic indicators and cut in government backed securities. As per details, the index at Pakistan Stock Exchange closed at 35,978 points – a 6 month high (124 trading sessions), and up by 1601 points during the previous week. Foreign buying was witnessed week clocking at 4.5 million dollars compared to a net sell of 3.1 million dollars last week. Buying was witnessed in Fertilizer amounting to 6.7 million dollars and OMCs 3.2 million dollars. According to a leading trader the KSE-100 index continued its upward journey which commenced from the preceding week provided a return of 4.7 percent. The bull-run staged in mainly because of decline in government owned securities-National Savings Scheme, cut by 90 to 200 basis approximately.