At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 14,636,100 shares in 1,432 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 483,809,843.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, November 1), today’s data shows 14% decline in volume, 88% improvement in turnover, and 13% improvement in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.66 trillion.
In the aggregate, 52 NSE equities participated in trading, ending with 15✅ gainers and 30🔻 losers.
Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] led the gainers with✅ 4.9% share price appreciation closing at KES 3.00 per share, followed by:
✅ Carbacid Plc [CARB] (+4.24%)
✅East African Cables Plc [CABL] (+4%)
✅ KenGen Plc [KEGN] (+3.06%).
On the losing side, BOC Gases Kenya Plc [BOC] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of🔻 7.86% at KES 64.50 per share, followed by:
🔻 Nairobi Securities Exchange Plc [NSE] (-7.63%)
🔻 Kakuzi Plc [KUKZ] (-7.23%)
🔻Stanbic Holdings Plc [SBIC] (-6.2%).
Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] recorded the highest volume of 3.73 million traded shares, followed by:
➖Safaricom Plc [SCOM] (3.62m):
➖ Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] (1.87m)
➖ Co-operative Bank of Kenya [COOP] (1.24m)
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] declined0.98 points to close at 174.85
The NSE 20 Share Index declined 13.36 points to close at 1958.66
The NSE 25 Share Index declined 17.32 points to close at 3806.15
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE.
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a decline in activity with 6 single stock features valued at Kes 273,020 traded during today’s trading session compared to the 10 single stock features valued at Kes 328,065 traded during the previous trading session.
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in turnover during Today’s trading session, with bonds valued at Kes 1.48 billion transacted in 90 deals compared to the Kes 2.52 billion worth of bonds achieved in 72 deals traded at the close of the previous trading session.