Market Report; 04 June, 2021
At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 9,853,000 shares in 966 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 322,257,067.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Thursday, June 3), today’s data shows 67% decline in volume, 62% decline in turnover, and 17% decline in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.58 trillion.
In the aggregate, 49 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 17✅ gainers and 20🔻 losers.
Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] led the gainers with✅ 5% share price appreciation closing at KES 0.42 per share, followed by:
✅ ILAM Fahari IREIT [FAHR] (+4.32%)
✅ Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] (+3.85%)
✅ I&M Holdings Plc [IMH] (+3.29%)
On the losing side, Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 🔻6.57% at KES 3.27 per share, followed by:
🔻 Williamson Tea Kenya Plc [WTK] (-5.89%)
🔻 Eaagads Plc [EGAD] (-4.64%)
🔻 Sanlam Kenya Plc [SLAM] (-3.67%).
Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] recorded the highest volume of 3.4 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ Co-operative Bank of Kenya [COOP] (1.69m)
➖ Safaricom Plc [SCOM] (1m)
➖Absa Bank Kenya Plc [ABSA] (999,600)
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] declined🔻 1.07 points to close at 169.87
The NSE 20 Share Index declined🔻2.82 points to close at 1908.82
The NSE 25 Share Index declined🔻 2.54 points to close at 3692.00
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 1.23 million concluded, compared to the 26 SSF contracts valued at Kes 1.06 million 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 1.60 billion transacted in 47 deals as compared to the Kes 2.79 billion worth of bonds achieved in 93 deals in the preceding session.