NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
Turnover at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE)
surged on Monday, boosted by increased trading of energy sector
stocks by local investors.
Turnover stood at
9.5 million U.S. dollars on a volume of 46 million shares, from
31 million shares worth 7.2 billion dollars of Friday last week.
KenolKobil traded 32 million shares to end the session as the
top moved stock. Local investors mainly sold the stock.
leading telecom operator, came second with 4.4 million shares
At the third spot
was Equity Bank, which moved 3.6 million shares, followed by CIC
Insurance with 1.5 million shares, while HomeAfrika closed the
top five traded stocks with 473,300 shares.
The NSE 20 Share
Index closed at 3,726.74 points, down from last Friday’s
The NSE All Share
Index stood at 180.91, down from 181.26, while the NSE 25 index
rose to 4,589.05, from 4,587.62 of last Friday.