GSE Composite Index Closes at 1,036.23 pts
The stock market surged higher on the back of gains in four equities.
The benchmark Composite Index thus shrugged off two decliners adding 15.06 points to close at 1,036.23.
This gain by the benchmark index takes the year-to-date return on the bourse to 6.93%.
The Financial Index was also given renewed energy by the advancing financial stocks climbing 9.71 points to close at 874.28. This brings its year-to-date change to 1.30%.