Market Report 05 February, 2020
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).
A total of 13,559,100 shares in 746 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 515,763,305.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Tuesday, February 4), today’s data shows 43% decline in volume, 39% decline in turnover, and 11% decline in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.52 trillion.
In the aggregate, 44 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 18 ✅gainers and 16 ?losers.
TPS Eastern Africa Plc [TPSE] led the gainers with ✅7.83% share price appreciation closing at KES 18.60 per share, followed by:
✅Nairobi Securities Exchange [NSE] (+4.11%)
✅Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (+3.94%)
✅Kapchorua Tea Company Plc [KAPC] (+3.23%).
On the losing side, Express Kenya Plc [XPRS] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of ?8.93% closing at KES 5.30 per share, followed by:
?WPP ScanGroup Plc [SCAN] (-7.96%)
?Nairobi Business Ventures [NBV] (-7.89%)
?Uchumi Supermarkets Plc [UCHM] (-3.7%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 3.1 million traded shares, followed by:
➖Co-operative Bank of Kenya [COOP] (2.62m)
➖Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] (1.54m)
➖Bank of Kigali Group Plc [BKG] (1.44m).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] gained ✅ 2.22 points to close at 165.67
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index gained ✅7.22 points to close at 2609.21
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index gained ✅54.80 points to close at 4102.23
The Derivatives Market had no activity in today’s trading session.
The secondary Bond market at the NSE had 55 deals worth Kes 1.89 Billion, a decline in value and deals on the Fixed income segment as compared to yesterday’s 85 deals valued at Kes 3.83 Billion
Data Compiled by Trading Room.