At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE). [19-Nov-19]
A total of 6,870,400 shares in 927 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 193,217,865.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, November 18), today’s data shows 23% decline in volume, 31% decline in turnover, but 9% improvement in deals. The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.37 trillion.
In the aggregate, 43 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 14 ✅gainers and 23 🔻losers.
Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] led the gainers with ✅9.04% share price appreciation closing at KES 4.10 per share, followed by:
✅Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] (+7.27%)
✅Nation Media Group [NMG] (+3.35%)
✅CIC Insurance Group Plc [CIC] (+2.95%).
On the losing side, Eaagads Limited [EGAD] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 🔻-9.57% closing at KES 10.40 per share, followed by:
🔻East African Portland Cement Company [PORT] (-5.65%)
🔻Trans Century Plc [TCL] (-4.88%)
🔻WPP ScanGroup Plc [SCAN] (-4.78%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 2.8 million traded shares, followed by:
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (733,000)
➖Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] (677,200)
➖Co-operative Bank of Kenya [COOP](533,200).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] dropped 🔻-0.11 points to close at 155.37
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index dropped 🔻-14.96 points to close at 2638.89
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index dropped 🔻-3.45 points to close at 3845.57
In the Derivatives Market, the Safaricom & KCB contracts expiring in 19th December 2019 moved 1 each contract valued at Kes.28,600 and 50,000 respectively.
The bond market had 95 deals worth Kes 965 Million a decrease in value from yesterday’s 106 deals valued at Kes 1.98Bn
Data Compiled by Trading Room.
Source: Nairobi Securities Exchange.