Market Report; 06 October,2020
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)
A total of 8,095,300 shares in 729 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 211,521,657.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, October 5), today’s data shows 153% improvement in volume, 185% improvement in turnover, and 2% improvement in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.1 trillion.
In the aggregate, 43 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 14✅ gainers and 20? losers.
Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] led the gainers with✅ 9.80% share price appreciation closing at KES 3.81 per share, followed by:
✅ Sasini Plc [SASN] (+7.95%)
✅Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] (+7.5%)
✅ Eaagads Plc [EGAD] (+6.08%).
On the losing side, ILAM Fahari REIT [FAHR] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of ?7.06% at KES 5.00 per share, followed by:
?TPS East Africa Plc [TPSE] (-7.00%)
?Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] (-6.41%)
? Jubilee Holdings Plc [JUB] (-6.08%).
Safaricom Plc[SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 5 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ CIC Insurance Group Plc [CIC] (445,400)
➖ Sasini Plc [SASN] (360,000)
➖ Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC]. (281,700)
The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] declined? 0.61 points to close at 139.72
The NSE 20 Share Index declined ? 10.35 points to close at 1842.68
The NSE 25 Share Index declined? 22.04 points to close at 3220.41
There was 1 contracts valued at kes 36,000 concluded on the derivative market of the NSE during today’s trading session.
The secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a decline in activity during today’s session with bonds worth Kes 2.56 billion transacted in 43 deals in as compared to the Kes 3.47 billion achieved in 72 deals during the Monday’s trading session.