At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 11,263,500 shares in 1,049 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 399,062,545.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Thursday, September 9), today’s data shows 31% decline in volume, 27% decline in turnover, and 15% decline in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.74 trillion.
In the aggregate, 47 NSE equities participated in trading, ending with 1 7✅ gainers and 18🔻 losers.
Express Kenya Plc [XPRS] led the gainers with 10% share price appreciation closing at ✅KES 4.40 per share, followed by;
✅BOC Gases Kenya Plc [BOC](+8.76%)
✅Eaagads Plc [EGAD] (+7.39%)
✅ Sasini Plc [SASN] (+3.33%).
On the losing side, Bank of Kigali Group Plc [BKG] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of🔻 8.73% at KES 29.80 per share, followed by:
🔻 Nairobi Business Ventures [NBV] (-8.09%)
🔻 Sameer Africa Plc [SMER](-6.84%)
🔻 Liberty Holdings Plc [LBTY] (-4.98%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 4.19 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY](2.59m)
➖Kenya Re-Insurance Corporation [KNRE] (1.07m)
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (885,800).
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] gained 0.16 points to close at 180.14
The NSE 20 Share Index gained 1.21 points to close at 2063.44
The NSE 25 Share Index gained 17.63 points to close at 3948.99
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in activity with 25 single stock features valued at Kes 429,580 traded during today’s trading session compared to the 28 single stock features valued at Kes 837,605 traded during the previous trading session.
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a rise in today’s trading session, with bonds valued at Kes 2.97 billion transacted in 68 deals compared to the Kes 2.60 billion worth of bonds achieved in 72 deals traded at the close of the previous trading session.