Benchmark index rises 0.34% to settle at 35,703.81KARACHI: The stock market on Friday extended its gains from the previous sessions as the KSE-100 index rose 122 points amid volatile trading. Despite uncertainty, the cement sector outperformed the market and most of the stocks in the sector remained in the black. “Traded volumes decreased 38% over Thursday’s session to 142 million shares while the traded value decreased to $40 million,” he said. The cement sector stood strong with heavy volumes where Pioneer Cement (+5%), Maple Leaf Cement (+5%), Lucky Cement (+3%), Fauji Cement (+3.6%), Cherat Cement (+2.6%) and DG Khan Cement (+1.4%) remained positive. Unity Foods was the volume leader with 12.3 million shares, closing stable at Rs11.74.