Market Report; 1 July 2021
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 23,766,100 shares in 1,056 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 578,512,684.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Wednesday, June 30), today’s data shows 87% improvement in volume, 102% improvement in turnover, and 4% improvement in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.65 trillion.
In the aggregate, 45 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 16✅ gainers and 20🔻 losers.
Nairobi Business Ventures[NBV] led the gainers with ✅9.8% share price appreciation closing at KES 11.20 per share, followed by:
✅Jubilee Holdings Plc [JUB] (+8.35%)
✅ CIC Insurance Plc [CIC] (+6.48%)
✅ Nairobi Securities Exchange Plc [NSE] (+5.5%).
On the losing side, Longhorn Publishers Plc [LKL] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of🔻 4.74% at KES 4.02 per share, followed by:
🔻Centum Investment Plc [CTUM] (-4.6%)
🔻 Eveready E.A Plc [EVRD] (-4.08%)
🔻 Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] (-3.82%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 6.6 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ Co-operative Bank of Kenya [COOP] (6.13m)
➖ Nation Media Group Plc [NMG] (4.13m)
➖ Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] (2.33m)
The benchmarks NSE All-Share Index [NASI] gained 1.34 points to close at 174.87
The NSE 20 Share Index declined🔻 0.60 points to close at 1926.93
The NSE 25 Share Index gained 15.83 points to close at 3788.02
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a rise in activity during Today’s trading session, with 34 single stock futures contracts valued at Kes 1.37 million concluded, compared to the 29 contracts valued at Kes 978,900 concluded on the previous session.
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in activity during today’s trading session with bonds worth Kes 1.86 billion transacted in 55 deals as compared to the Kes 6.66 billion worth of bonds achieved in 140 deals in the preceding session.