At the end of today’s trading session on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
A total of 15,202,300 shares in 1,033 deals, corresponding to a market value of KES 543,474,930.00, were traded.
Compared with the previous NSE trading day (Wednesday, April 28), today’s data shows 2% decline in volume, 7% improvement in turnover, and 24% improvement in deals.
The current NSE market capitalization is KES 2.55 trillion.
In the aggregate, 45 NSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 18✅ gainers and 18 ?losers.
TPS Eastern Africa Plc [TPSE] led the gainers with✅ 5.16% share price appreciation closing at KES 16.30 per share, followed by:
✅ HF Group Plc [HFCK] (+4.74%)
✅ Jubilee Holdings Plc [JUB] (+4.5%)
✅Flame Tree Group Holdings Plc [FTGH] (+3.08%).
On the losing side, Liberty Holdings Plc [LBTY] came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of ?7.51% at KES 7.14 per share, followed by:
? Carbacid Plc [CARB] (-7.08%)
? Eaagads Plc [EGAD] (-6.67%)
? Umeme Limited [UMME] (-5.96%).
Safaricom Plc [SCOM] recorded the highest volume of 10.1 million traded shares, followed by:
➖ Equity Group Holdings Plc [EQTY] (1.24m)
➖I&M Holdings Plc [IMH] (1.07m)
➖ Uchumi Supermarkets Plc [UCHM] (513,600)
The benchmark NSE All-Share Index [NASI] gained1.15 points to close at 169.19
The NSE 20 Share Index declined?3.31 points to close at 1873.57
The NSE 25 Share Index gained18.94 points to close at 3675.72
Bonds & Derivatives on NSE
The derivatives market of the Nairobi Securities Exchange posted a decline in activity during Today’s trading session, with 51 single stock futures contracts valued at Kes 2.00 million concluded, compared to the 77 SSF contracts valued at Kes 3.05 million 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 4.38 billion transacted in 150 deals as compared to the Kes 3.34 billion worth of bonds achieved in 105 deals in the preceding session.