Morning Brief 24 July 2017

The Nairobi All Share Index closed Friday’s session up by 0.99 points to close at 155.30 points and is on its way to the previous 52 week high of 155.56 points. The index has returned 16.47% on a year-to-date basis.

The benchmark NSE 20 share index closed the week breaking a new 52 week high of 3,700.44 points. The index has now comfortably returned 16.14% on a year-to-date basis.

Friday’s turnover came in at Ksh 704.7 million with a total of 29.8 million shares traded. Total deals executed were 1,179.

Uchumi Supermarkets touched a session high of Ksh 3.30 up 10% in the session before closing at Ksh 3.15 per share. Uchumi Supermarkets returned 8.62% in the week just ended.

CIC Insurance has been on a tear and broke a new 52 week high of Ksh 5.00 on Friday’s session. The counter is comfortably up by 31.5% on a year-to-date basis. We expect insurance companies to be releasing their half year results.

On the losers side Express Kenya was down by 9.09% to close at Ksh 3.50 per share on the back of a small trade of 200 shares.

Deacons East Africa shed 7.69% on Friday’s session to close at Ksh 3.60 per share. The retailer is down by 41% on a year-to-date basis.

KCB Group had the highest volumes traded on Friday’s session with 5.1 million shares exchanging investors’ hands. The counter is up by 37.9% on a year-to-date basis.

Happy Trading!


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Date Time Symbol Headline
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Daily Volume 14.05 M
Daily Value 4.03 M
Trades 846
No. Of Shares 68
Shares Up 34
Shares Unchanged 26
Shares Down 8
Index Value Chg % Chg
NSEASI 155.30 0.00 0.00
NSE25 4127.60 0.00 0.00
NSE20 3700.44 0.00 0.00
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Market Movers

Symbol Last Trade Chg % Chg
UCHM 3.45 0.30 9.52
FIRE 3.05 0.25 8.93
XPRS 3.95 0.30 8.22
FAHR.I0000 12.90 0.90 7.50
SCBK 233.00 16.00 7.37
TCL 7.80 0.50 6.85
EVRD 2.50 0.15 6.38
NSE 20.25 1.20 6.30
MSC 1.10 0.05 4.76
HAFR 1.10 0.05 4.76
Symbol Last Trade Chg % Chg
NBV 4.80 -0.50 -9.43
DTK 171.00 -8.00 -4.47
TPSE 24.00 -1.00 -4.00
LKL 5.20 -0.20 -3.70
KQ 4.75 -0.15 -3.06
CIC 4.80 -0.15 -3.03
TOTL 21.50 -0.50 -2.27
CARB 13.50 -0.10 -0.74
Symbol Last Trade Chg Value
EQTY 40.50 1.89 119.91 M
KCB 40.00 0.63 83 M
SCOM 23.75 2.15 68.17 M
DTK 171.00 -4.47 37.9 M
COOP 15.00 0.33 31.26 M
BAMB 191.00 1.06 22.17 M
CFCI 12.45 3.75 6.09 M
BERG 72.50 0.69 5.62 M
EABL 255.00 0.39 4.46 M
KPLC 8.30 1.22 4.06 M
Symbol Last Trade Chg Volume
EQTY 40.50 1.89 2.96 M
SCOM 23.75 2.15 2.90 M
COOP 15.00 0.33 2.08 M
KCB 40.00 0.63 2.08 M
CFCI 12.45 3.75 507.10 K
KPLC 8.30 1.22 491.00 K
MSC 1.10 4.76 455.30 K
UCHM 3.45 9.52 442.30 K
KQ 4.75 -3.06 400.70 K
CIC 4.80 -3.03 219.50 K
Date Symbol Event
September 01, 2017 SCOM Book Closure
Date Symbol Current
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