Market Report: June 26, 2020
At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).
A total of 13,282,200 shares in 896 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 352,988,519.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Thursday, June 25), today’s data shows 55% decline in volume, 49% decline in turnover, and 20% decline in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.09 trillion.
In the aggregate, 50 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 21✅ gainers and 18? losers.
Kenya Airways Plc [KQ] led the gainers with ✅9.68% share price appreciation closing at KES 2.72 per share, followed by:
✅East African Cables Plc [CABL] (+9.55%),
✅Total Kenya Plc [TOTL] (+8.17%)
✅Longhorn Publishers Plc [LKL] (+7.3%).
On the losing side, Bank of Kigali Group Plc [BKG] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 7.46% closing at KES 18.00 per share, followed by;
?Bamburi Cement Plc [BAMB](-7%),
?Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] (-6.82%)
?Kakuzi Plc [KUKZ] (-4.41%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 8.9 million traded shares, followed by;
➖Bank of Kigali Group Plc [BKG](1.27m),
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (713,700)
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB](464,600).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] gained ✅ 0.19 points to close at 137.75
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index gained ✅0.65 points to close at 1938.62
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index dropped ?3.95 points to close at 3231.32
The secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a moderate rise in activity with bonds worth Kes 4.62 Billion achieved in 135 deals on the market as compared to the Kes 4.31 Billion achieved in 139 deals recorded during the previous trading session.