NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)
ended the week lower on Friday as equity turnover and
the blue chip index declined.
stood at 8 million U.S. dollars on a volume of 21.2
million shares, compared with 10.1 million dollars from
21 million shares on Thursday.
The NSE 20
Share Index declined considerably to close at 3,710.97,
down from 3,719.91 points, pulled down by British
America Tobacco, KenolKobil, and Kenya Power.
The NSE All
Share Index was up 0.03 points to close at 180.78
points. NSE 25 was down 1.96 points to close at
4,508.45, as market capitalization gained to close at
26.2 billion dollars.
moved 5 million shares at a flat average of 0.29 dollars
to emerge as the top-traded stock.
movers were Kenya Commercial bank, Equity Bank, NSE
itself, and Co-operative Bank, trading 4.1 million, 3.1
million, 2.2 million and 1.8 million shares
turnover fell 36 percent to stand at 28 million dollars,
down from 44 million dollars on Thursday.