Market Report: 28 April, 2020.
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).
A total of 15,233,000 shares in 843 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 381,166,089.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, April 27), today’s data shows 12% decline in volume, 20% decline in turnover, and 19% decline in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.06 trillion.
In the aggregate, 47 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 15 ✅gainers and 24 ?losers.
STANLIB Fahari Income REIT [FAHR] led the gainers with ✅9.75% share price appreciation closing at KES 8.78 per share, followed by:
✅Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] (+9.66%)
✅Carbacid Investments Plc [CARB] (+6.35%)
✅Flame Tree Group Holdings [FAHR] (+6.06%).
On the losing side, Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of ?4.21% closing at KES 91.00 per share, followed by:
?Unga Group Plc [UNGA] (-3.45%)
?KCB Group Plc [KCB] (-3.11%)
?Standard Chartered Bank Kenya [SCBK] (-2.97%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 5.8 million traded shares, followed by:
➖Bank of Kigali (BK) Group Plc [BKG] (3.93m)
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (1.27m)
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (1.26m).
➡️The benchmark NSE All Share Index [NASI] gained ✅0.14 points to close at 135.96
➡️The NSE 20 Share Index declined?10.16 points to close at 1947.70
➡️The NSE 25 Share Index gained ✅4.45 points to close at 3179.57
The Derivatives market remained flat with no contracts concluded in today’s trading session.
The secondary Bond market at the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded growth in activity with bonds worth Kes 2.31 Billion trading in 75 deals, as compared to yesterday’s turnover of Kes 1.43 Billion which was achieved in 75 deals.