NSE 20 and NASI index gained 11.08 points and 0.41 points respectively to close at 3,928.71 and 143.73.While the NSE 25 Share Index gained 16.76 points to stand at 4142.45.
Top 5 Bulls
Athi River Mining was the Day’s top Gainer by 9.09% to close at KES 39.00. Liberty dropped 8.16% to close the day at KES 17.45, becoming today’s top loser
Top 5 Losers
Liberty dropped 8.16 percent to close the day at KES 17.45, becoming today’s top loser
Top 5 Movers
The volume of shares traded today was 35.77mn, valued at KES 991.99mn up 68.01 percent from Friday’s turnover. Equity Group was the largest mover of the day with a turnover of KES 332.60mn representing 41.00 percent of the total market turnover. The gain was attributed to Equity’s decision to cancel the notice given to its customers on lending rates hike last month.
Top Foreign Trades
Foreign buys stood at 70.81 percent of total turnover, while foreign sales stood at 95.28 percent of total turnover
In the Telecommunication & Technology sector, Safaricom moved 10.7M shares at between Kes.16.05 and Kes.16.15. Safaricom has gained by 11.846% since releasing its Half Year Earnings and has help lift the NSE Indices
The Bond market had bonds worth Kes.402,000 transacted.