Market Report; 21 June 2021
At the end of the first weekday of trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
A total of 9,048,200 shares in 927 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 321,805,718.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Friday, June 18), today’s data shows 50% decline in volume, 54% decline in turnover, and 40% decline in deals.
The current market capitalization of the Nairobi Securities Exchange is KES 2.62 trillion.
In the aggregate, 43 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 22✅ gainers and 16🔻 losers.
Liberty Holdings Plc [LBTY] led the gainers with✅ 9.39% share price appreciation closing at KES 7.92 per share, followed by:
✅Flame Tree Group Holdings Plc [FTGH] (+9.37%)
✅Sasini Plc [SASN] (+8.77%)
✅Uchumi Supermarkets Plc [UCHM] (+3.7%).
On the losing side, Kapchorua Plc [KAPC] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of🔻 2.74% at KES 80.00 per share, followed by:
🔻Eveready E.A Plc [EVRD] (-1.98%)
🔻I&M Holdings Plc [IMH] (-1.61%)
🔻Jubilee Holdings Plc [JUB](-1.45%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 2.4 million traded shares, followed by:
➖KCB Group Plc [KCB] (2.22m)
➖Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (991,700)
➖Nation Media Group Plc [NMG] (456,400)
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] gained✅ 0.32 points to close at 172.70
The NSE 20 Share Index gained✅1.53 points to close at 1902.75
The NSE 25 Share Index gained✅ 8.36 points to close at 3755.32
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in activity during Today’s trading session, with 15 single stock futures contracts valued at Kes 648,890 concluded, compared to the 13 SSF contracts valued at Kes 652,050 concluded on the previous session.
Trading on the secondary bond market on the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in activity during today’s trading session with bonds worth Kes 6.71 billion transacted in 88 deals as compared to the Kes 9.96 billion worth of bonds achieved in 72 deals in the preceding session.