NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
Kenya’s bourse indicative index declined
12 points on Monday, pushed down by fall of some major
blue-chip stocks in a session dominated by local
Securities Exchange (NSE) 20 Share Index went down 11.70
points to end the day at 3,729.32, pulled down by
decline of Safaricom (3.4 percent), Kenya Power (1.2
percent), Equity Bank (1.7 percent) and CFC Stanbic (1.2
that make the index declined, seven surged by between
0.3 percent and 8.5 percent while the rest were flat.
most-traded counters were Equity Bank, Kengen, Kenya
Commercial Bank, Safaricom and TP Serena, moving about
5.5 million, 4.3 million, 2.4 million, 1.5 million and
1.46 million shares respectively.
stood at 6.2 million U.S. dollars on a volume of 21
million shares, down from 14 million dollars from 37
million shares in the previous session last Friday,
while the NSE All Share Index (NASI) closed down at
On the bond
market, trading was vibrant, standing at 32 million
dollars, up from Friday’s 29 million dollars.