Market Report; 10 February, 2021

At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange

A total of 18,458,300 shares in 811 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 436,775,870.00, were traded.

Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Tuesday, February 9), today’s data shows 19% decline in volume, 18% decline in turnover, and 19% decline in deals.

The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.39 trillion.

In the aggregate, 41 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 17✅ gainers and 13? losers.

Nation Media Group Plc [NMG] led the gainers with ✅9.49% share price appreciation closing at KES 13.85 per share, followed by:

✅Sasini Plc [SASN] (+8.76%)
✅CIC Insurance Plc [CIC] (+5.29%)
✅East African Breweries Plc [EABL] (+4.26%).

On the losing side, TPS Eastern Africa Plc [TPSE]  came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of? 6.13% at KES 14.55 per share, followed by:

?Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] (-2.58%)
?Kengen Plc [KEGN] (-2.43%)
?Nairobi Business Ventures [NBV] (-1.95%)

Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] recorded the highest volume of 7.80 million traded shares, followed by:

➖Safaricom Plc [SCOM](2.83m)
➖Sasini Plc [SASN] (1.29m)
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (1.26m)

➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] declined ? 0.08 points to close at 158.60
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index gained✅ 9.65 points to close at 1885.83
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index gained✅ 15.29 points to close at 3527.97

Bonds & Derivatives on NSE

The derivatives market recorded an increase in today’s trading session with 7 contracts valued at kes  266,000 concluded against the 15 contracts valued at kes  340,250 traded during the Previous trading session.

The secondary bond market at the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in activity with bonds worth Kes 6.01 billion traded in 201 deals as compared to the Kes 6.41 billion achieved in 150 deals in the previous trading session.