Market Report; 26 October, 2020

At the end of the first weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)

A total of 11,794,500 shares in 764 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 422,970,555.00, were traded.

Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Friday, October 23), today’s data shows 32% decline in volume, 31% decline in turnover, but 2% improvement in deals.

The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.1 trillion.

In the aggregate, 42 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 16✅ gainers and 18 ?losers.

Eveready E.A Plc [EVRD] led the gainers with✅ 5.43% share price appreciation closing at KES 0.97 per share, followed by:

✅ Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Plc [DTK] (+4.1%)

✅ Sanlam Kenya Plc [SLAM] (+3.73%)

✅ Nation Media Group Plc [NMG] (+2.6%).

On the losing side, TPS Eastern Africa Plc [TPSE] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of? 8.25% at KES 14.45 per share, followed by:

? Liberty  Holdings Plc [LBTY] (-7.18%)

? I&M Holdings Plc [IMH] (-2.22%)

? East African Breweries Plc [EABL] (-2.07%).

KCB Group Plc [KCB] recorded the highest volume of 4.4 million traded shares, followed by:

➖Absa Bank Kenya Plc [ABSA] (2.02m)

➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (1.96m)

➖ Safaricom Plc [SCOM] (666,900).

➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] declined? 1.41 to close at 139.80

➡️The NSE 20 Share Index gained✅ 0.09 points to close at 1799.38

➡️The NSE 25 Share Index declined ? 27.41 points to close at 3189.25

There was a decline on the derivatives market of the NSE.during today’s trading session with  2 contracts valued at kes 61,500 concluded during today’s trading session as compared to the 6 contracts valued at kes 205,050 during the previous trading session.

The bonds market posted a slight decline in turnover in today’s trading session, with bonds worth Kes 3.03 billion transacted in 84 deals against the 3.04 billion worth of bonds transacted in Friday’s trading session.

Scroll to Top