Market Report; 14 June 2021
At the end of the first weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 11,188,400 shares in 1,029 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 303,301,880.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Friday, June 11), today’s data shows 63% decline in volume, 74% decline in turnover, but 2% improvement in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.63 trillion.
In the aggregate, 47 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 23✅ gainers and 20🔻 losers.
Crown Paints Plc [CRWN] led the gainers with✅ 9.84% share price appreciation closing at KES 42.40 per share, followed by:
✅ Uchumi Supermarkets Plc [UCHM] (+8%)
✅Sanlam Kenya Plc [SLAM] (+7.53%)
✅ Sameer Africa Plc [SMER] (+7.03%).
On the losing side, Home Afrika Plc [HAFR] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of🔻 6.82% at KES 0.41 per share, followed by:
🔻 East African Cables Plc [CABL] (-4.65%)
🔻 ILAM Fahari IREIT [FAHR] (-2.9%)
🔻 Total Kenya Plc [TOTL] (-2.82%).
Absa Bank Kenya Plc [ABSA] recorded the highest volume of 5.6 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (1.41m)
➖ Safaricom Plc[SCOM] (805,800)
➖ Uchumi Supermarkets Plc [UCHM] (692,400).
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] gained✅ 0.57 points to close at 172.90
The NSE 20 Share Index gained✅ 7.64 points to close at 1919.56
The NSE 25 Share Index gained✅ 3.10 points to close at 3748.20
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a rise in activity during Today’s trading session, with 15 single stock futures contracts valued at Kes 650,080 concluded, compared to the 13 SSF contracts valued at Kes 204,375 concluded on the previous 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 2.18 billion transacted in 57 deals as compared to the Kes 2.01 billion worth of bonds achieved in 77 deals in the preceding session.