Market Report; 09 June, 2021
At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 18,572,300 shares in 1,023 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 754,839,420.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Tuesday, June 8), today’s data shows 102% improvement in volume, 136% improvement in turnover, but 4% decline in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.61 trillion.
In the aggregate, 47 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 19✅ gainers and 16🔻 losers.
Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] led the gainers with ✅7.32% share price appreciation closing at KES 0.44 per share, followed by:
✅ Eveready E.A Plc [EVRD](+6.25%)
✅ Nairobi Business Ventures [NBV] (+5.69%)
✅ Williamson Tea Kenya Plc [WTK] (+5%).
On the losing side, Express Kenya Plc [XPRS] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 🔻7.95% at KES 4.05 per share, followed by:
🔻Sanlam Kenya Plc [SLAM] (-7.47%)
🔻 Olympia Capital Holdings [OCH] (-7.04%)
🔻 Liberty Holdings Plc [LBTY] (-6.85%)
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 12.5 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (2.66m)
➖ KCB Group Plc [KCB] (473,200)
➖ Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] (432,700)
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] gained 0.23 points to close at 171.77
The NSE 20 Share Index gained 6.08 points to close at 1913.13
The NSE 25 Share Index gained 8.61 points to close at 3739.16
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE
There were no contracts traded on the derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange during today’s trading session
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a rise in activity during today’s trading session with bonds worth Kes 3.59 billion transacted in 72 deals as compared to the Kes 2.77 billion worth of bonds achieved in 50 deals in the preceding session.