Market Report 13 December, 2019
At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) this week. [13-Dec-19]
A total of 49,135,200 shares in 835 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 1,350,511,867.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Wednesday, December 11), today’s data shows 134% improvement in volume, 223% improvement in turnover, but 8% decline in deals. The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.44 trillion.
In the aggregate, 43 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 10 ✅gainers and 25 🔻losers.
East African Cables Plc [CABL] led the gainers with ✅5.98% share price appreciation closing at KES 2.66 per share, followed by:
✅Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] (+3.33%)
✅Eveready Plc [EVRD] (+1.69%)
✅CIC Insurance Group Plc [CIC] (+1.35%)
On the losing side, Sasini Plc [SASN] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 6.10% closing at KES 16.15 per share, followed by:
🔻HF Group Plc [HFCK] (-6.10%)
🔻Standard Group Plc [SGL] (-5.66%)
🔻Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] (-5.0%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 14.7 million traded shares, followed by:
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (13.73m)
➖Carbacid Investments Plc [CARB](12.72m)
➖Uchumi Supermarkets Plc [UCHM] (5.86m).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] dropped 🔻0.08 points to close at 160.52
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index dropped 🔻10.58 points to close at 2587.84
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index dropped 🔻5.41 points to close at 3941.68
The Derivatives Market had no activity today and remains with the 40 open contracts .
The secondary Bond market at the NSE had 64 deals worth Kes 156.92 Million, a drop in value from Wednesday’s 39 deals valued at Kes 752.4 Million.
Data Compiled by Trading Room.
Source: Nairobi Securities Exchange.