Market Report; 06 November,2020
At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) this week.
a total of 15,298,200 shares in 660 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 373,867,078.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Thursday, November 5), today’s data shows 57% decline in volume, 66% decline in turnover, and 9% decline in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.12 trillion.
In the aggregate, 41 NSE listed securities participated in trading, ending with 22 ✅gainers and 13 🔻losers.
Express Kenya Plc [XPRS] led the gainers with ✅8.61% share price appreciation closing at KES 3.91 per share, followed by:
✅Uchumi Supermarket Plc [UCHM] (+7.14%)
✅Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] (+5.96%)
✅ILAM Fahari Income REIT [FAHR] (+3%).
On the losing side, Eveready East Africa Plc [EVRD] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 🔻9.09% closing at KES 0.90 per share, followed by:
🔻Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] (-7.34%)
🔻Liberty Kenya Holdings Plc [LBTY] (-4.09%)
🔻Flame Tree Group Holdings [FTGH] (-3.47%).
Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] recorded the highest volume of 4.5 million traded shares, followed by:
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (3.42m)
➖Safaricom Plc [SCOM] (3.2m)
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (2.06m).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] gained ✅0.42 points to close at 141.32
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index declined 🔻0.67 points to close at 1769.54
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index gained ✅17.47 points to close at 3200.41
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange had no contracts concluded during today’s trading session.
The bonds market posted a decline in turnover during today’s trading session, with bonds worth Kes 1.18 billion transacted in 43 deals against the 1.26 billion worth of bonds transacted in the previous trading session.