Market Report: June 06, 2020
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE),
A total of 23,820,400 shares in 1,333 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 488,698,306.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, June 8), today’s data shows 7% decline in volume, 26% decline in turnover, but 28% improvement in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.13 trillion.
In the aggregate, 46 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with ✅15 gainers and 21? losers.
Car and General (Kenya) Plc [CGEN] led the gainers with ✅9.93% share price appreciation closing at KES 22.70 per share, followed by:
✅Kenya Airways Plc [KQ] (+9.8%)
✅Flame Tree Group Holdings [FTGH] (+9.8%)
✅Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] (+9.59%).
On the losing side, Nation Media Group Plc [NMG] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 7.53% closing at KES 15.35 per share, followed by;
?Bamburi Cement Plc [BAMB] (-6.82%)
?Liberty Kenya Holdings Plc [LBTY] (-6.59%)
?Longhorn Publishers Plc [LKL] (-4.75%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 6.8 million traded shares, followed by;
➖Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] (4.43m),
➖Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KENRE] (3.19m)
➖BRITAM Holdings Plc [BRIT] (2.08m)
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] decline?0.66 points to close at 140.08
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index gained ✅ 13.59 points to close at 1982.00
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index decline?6.45 points to close at 3236.05
The derivatives market closed today with no contracts concluded on the market. This is against the 13 contracts valued at Kes 365,300 posted during the previous session.
The secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a growth in activity with bonds worth Kes 2.97 Billion achieved in 128 deals on the market as compared to the Kes 2.46 Billion achieved in 121 deals recorded during the previous trading session