Karachi (Staff Report): Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) ended week on a positive note as the benchmark KSE-100 Index gained 230 points to close at 43,740 points.

Volumes edged up as 229.9 million shares worth Rs 9.6 billion changed hands compared to 211.94 million shares worth Rs 10 billion traded on the previous trading day. Of the 415 traded scrips, 191 advanced, 207 declined and 17 remained unchanged.

Overall, the engineering sector dominated trading with 37.38m shares traded, while the chemical and cement sectors followed with 28.09m and 25.85m shares changing hands.