Market Report; June 30th, 2020
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)
A total of 15,544,300 shares in 1,229 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 359,071,910.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, June 29), today’s data shows 82% improvement in volume, 42% improvement in turnover, and 27% improvement in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.09 trillion.
In the aggregate, 48 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 15✅ gainers and 21 ?losers.
Kenya Airways Plc [KQ] led the gainers with ✅ 9.7% share price appreciation closing at KES 3.28 per share, followed by;
✅Liberty Kenya Holdings Plc [LBTY] (+6.93%)
✅Eveready East Africa Plc [EVRD] (+4.81%)
✅ Flame Tree Group Holdings [FTGH] (+4.67%).
On the losing side, East African Cables Plc [CABL] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of ? 5.45% closing at KES 2.08 per share, followed by;
?Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] (-4.65%),
?East African Breweries Plc [EABL](-4.55%)
?Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] (-3.6%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 8.3 million traded shares, followed by;
➖Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] (1.93m),
➖Kenya Airways Plc [KQ] (1.33m)
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (1.26m).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] declined ?1.11 points to close at 137.68
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index declined ?10.14 points to close at 1942.12
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index declined ?29.82 points to close at 3217.11
The Derivatives Market had 2 contracts valued at Kes 50,450 transacted in today’s trading session. This was against the 6 contracts valued at Kes 201,400 concluded in the previous session.
The secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a moderate rise in activity with bonds worth Kes 2.43 Billion achieved in 99 deals on the market as compared to the Kes 1.17 Billion achieved in 105 deals recorded during the previous trading session.