At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 3,306,600 shares in 1,009 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 66,769,468.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Monday, November 15), today’s data shows 74% decline in volume, 88% decline in turnover, and 8% decline in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.59 trillion.
In the aggregate, 46 NSE equities participated in trading, ending with 13✅ gainers and 20🔻 losers.
Transcentury Plc [TCL] led the gainers with 8.33% share price appreciation closing at✅ KES 1.30 per share, followed by:
✅East African Cables Plc [CABL] (+4.07%)
✅Centum Investment Plc [CTUM] (+1.97%)
✅ HF Group Plc [HFCK] (+1.35%).
On the losing side, Liberty Holdings Plc [LBTY] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 🔻7.89% at KES 7.00 per share, followed by:
🔻 Kakuzi Plc [KUKZ] (-7.23%)
🔻 Express Kenya Plc [XPRS] (-6.84%)
🔻 Sameer Africa Plc [SMER](-6.23%).
Kenya Power & Lighting Company Plc [KPLC] recorded the highest volume of 852,700 traded shares, followed by:
➖Safaricom Plc [SCOM] (744,000)
➖Absa Bank Kenya Plc [ABSA] (223,100)
➖ NCBA Group Plc [NCBA] (216,300)
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] declined 0.29 points to close at 170.54
The NSE 20 Share Index declined 6.50 points to close at 1911.00
The NSE 25 Share Index declined 6.92 points to close at 3759.79
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE.
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange recorded a decline in activity with 23 single stock features valued at Kes 1.25 million traded during today’s trading session compared to the 44 single stock features valued at Kes 1.82 million traded during the previous trading session.
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a rise in turnover during Today’s trading session, with bonds valued at Kes 1.44 billion transacted in 82 deals compared to the Kes 1.27 billion worth of bonds achieved in 55 deals traded at the close of the previous trading session.