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AKD Securities Limited – Business Confidence Survey 2015: Decoding the Corporate Pulse

Karachi, May 20, 2015 (PPI-OT): In the backdrop of an improved macroeconomic environment, our latest ‘Business Confidence Survey – 2015’ echoes an optimistic operating environment sentiment, particularly with respect to business growth. Our survey suggests that business confidence is relatively

AKD Securities Limited — South African Anti Dumping Duty

Karachi, May 15, 2015 (PPI-OT): As per news sources and discussions with management of different companies, South African Revenue Service has imposed an anti dumping duty on every Pakistani cement manufacturer ranging from 14%-77%. In this regard, Bestway cement has

AKD Securities Limited – INDU: Auto financing to improve earnings

Karachi, May 12, 2015 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Auto Sector remained one of the top performer at the KSE-100 Index in CY15TD where it posted a return of 23% against market’s return of 1.2%, outpacing it by 22.2%. Similar has been the

AKD Securities Limited – Pakistan Cement: Is the top-line secure?

Karachi, May 08, 2015 (PPI-OT): While continuing with AKD Securities Limited’s bullish stance on the Pakistan Cements, AKD Securities Limited tests the industry’s fundamental strength through a top-line analysis, in AKD Securities Limited’s report today. After exhibiting an overall dispatches

AKD Securities Limited – Pakistan Market: Apr’15 saw normal service resuming at KSE

Karachi, May 04, 2015 (PPI-OT): After a dismal run of form seen in the previous two months (Feb’15 and Mar’15) where the market cumulatively lost 12.2% of its market capitalization (US$10.2bn), normal service was resumed in Apr’15 as the KSE-100

AKD Securities Limited – KEL: Electrifying returns yet to be priced in!

Karachi, April 30, 2015 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s largest vertically integrated electric utility continues on a growth trajectory, despite. Growth is predominantly underpinned by: 1) persistent reduction in T and D losses (currently at 23.8%, ~2% cut p.a. down from 36% in

AKD Securities Limited – Fertilizer Review: Mar’15

Karachi, April 29, 2015 (PPI-OT): Official statistics released by the National Fertilizer Development Centre (NFDC) reflect 6%YoY improvement in 3MCY14 fertilizer offtake to 1.92mn tons against 1.82mn tons sold during the same period last year. The said increase in cumulative

AKD Securities Limited – LUCK: 3QFY15 Result Review

Karachi, April 23, 2015 (PPI-OT): Lucky Cement Limited (LUCK) has announced its 3QFY15 results where the company posted net earnings of PkR3.7bn (EPS: PKR11.45) against NPAT of PkR3.0bn (EPS: PkR9.35) in 3QFY14, registering an increase of 22.4%YoY. Subsequently, 9MFY15 bottom-line

AKD Securities Limited – EFOODS: Improved volumes unleash top gear growth

Karachi, April 23, 2015 (PPI-OT): Earmarking the highest ever quarterly profits in 1QCY15 (NPAT: PkR1.1bn, EPS: PkR1.39), Engro Foods (EFOODS) is well on the road to make a new mark. While the sequential jump in profitability is attributable to a

AKD Securities Limited – EFOODS: Income Statement

Karachi, April 20, 2015 (PPI-OT): On a consolidated basis, EFOODS posted NPAT of PkR1,064mn (EPS: PkR1.39) in 1QCY15 against NPAT of PkR190mn (EPS: PkR0.25) in 1QCY14; up 4.8x YoY. On a sequential basis, the company was able to carry forward