At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) this week.
A total of 16,090,700 shares in 885 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 561,864,833.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Thursday, November 26), today’s data shows 23% decline in volume, 6% improvement in turnover, but 10% decline in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.15 trillion.
In the aggregate, 43 NSE listed securities participated in trading, ending with 18 ✅gainers and 22 ?losers.
Carbacid Investments Plc [CARB] led the gainers with ✅9.76% share price appreciation closing at KES 10.80 per share, followed by:
✅Express Kenya Plc [XPRS] (+7.91%)
✅Trans Century Plc [TCL] (+7.63%)
✅Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] (+7.53%).
On the losing side, Kenya Power & Lighting Company [KPLC] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of ?6.85% closing at KES 1.36 per share, followed by:
?Flame Tree Group Holdings [FTGH] (-6.43%)
?Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] (-4.82%)
?Centum Investment Company Plc [CTUM] (-4.49%).
Equity Group Holdings Plc recorded the highest volume of 6 million traded shares, followed by:
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (3.95m)
➖Safaricom Plc [SCOM] (3.91m)
➖Kenya Power & Lighting Company [KPLC] (654,700).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] declined ?0.68 points to close at 143.30
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index declined ?23.04 points to close at 1758.05
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index declined ?24.51 points to close at 3242.80
There were no contracts concluded during today’s trading session on the derivatives market of the NSE.
Trading on the secondary bond market at the NSE recorded growth in activity with bonds worth Kes 3.11 billion transacted in 71 deals on the Fixed income segment as compared to the Kes 3.45 billion worth of bonds transacted during the previous trading session