POMSOX trading session on Thursday was rather quiet on moderate trading by CCP shares only. The Kina Securities main index KSi was unchanged at 3,558 points but the Home Index KSHi shed 4.05points or 0.04% to 9,677.72 points.
Financial and banking stock Credit Corporation Ltd (CCP) was the only stock traded today. It ended 15toea lower at K2.40 registering a volume of 48,753 units valued at K124,320.15. Kina securities Ltd (KSL) remained untraded on POMSoX today. In ASX, the stock advanced at $1.16, up 6 cents with 91,000 units traded.
U.S. stocks closed higher in overnight trading as a rally in health-care stocks helped. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 122.10 points, or 0.7%, to close at 16,912.29, posting gains for the fourth straight session. Japanese stocks were down in a choppy trading session Thursday, stalling after six straight days of gains, as weak machinery orders data stoked uncertainty about the economic outlook. The Nikkei share average fell 181.81 points or 0.99% to 18,141.17 points. Meanwhile, In Australian ASX, shares moved higher, recording its fourth straight session of gains. At the close, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was 12.5 points, or 0.24% higher at 5,210.40 points.