At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).
A total of 33,865,800 shares in 1,164 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 1,289,379,975.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, December 6), today’s data shows 227% improvement in volume, 286% improvement in turnover, and 9% improvement in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.39 trillion.
In the aggregate, 47 NSE equities participated in trading, ending with 21 gainers and 21 losers.
Kapchorua Tea Company Plc [KAPC] led the gainers with ✅9.76% share price appreciation closing at KES 90.00 per share, followed by:
✅Flame Tree Group Holdings Plc [FTGH]0(+8.00%)
✅Standard Group Plc [SGL] (+6.64%)
✅Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] (+3.81%).
On the losing side, BK Group Plc [BKG] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 10.00% at KES 24.30 per share, followed by:
🔻 Jubilee Holdings Plc [JUB] (-9.93%)
🔻Umeme Limited [UMME] (-8.70%)
🔻Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] (-7.50%)
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 12.8 million traded shares, followed by:
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (11m)
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (7.09m)
➖Absa Bank Kenya Plc [ABSA] (573,700).
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] declined 1.53 to close at 157.53
The NSE 20 Share Index gained✅0.46 points to close at 1822.72
The NSE 25 Share Index declined 21.13 points to close at 3478.41
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE.
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange was lower compared to Monday’s trading, with bonds valued at Kes 2.33 billion transacted in 55 deals compared to the Kes 2.18 billion worth of bonds achieved in 63 deals traded at the close of the previous trading session.
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a decline in activity with 56 single stock features valued at Kes 2.13 million traded during today’s trading session compared to the 12 single stock features valued at Kes 428,100 traded during Monday’s trading session.