NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
All key indicators of the Nairobi Securities
Exchange (NSE) fell on Thursday as the market recorded a
The NSE 20 Share
Index was down 1.71 points to stand at 3,312.10, reversing
positive growth since start of the week. The All Share Index (NASI)
shed 0.57 points to settle at 172.66, while the NSE 25 Share
index dropped 4.54 points to stand at 4,482.58.
leading telecom operator, moved 4.9 million shares, representing
half of the day’s traded volume.
The banking sector
followed, accounting for 24 percent of the day’s traded value,
with Kenya Commercial Bank moving 1.1 million shares.
Turnover declined to
2.7 million U.S. dollars from the previous session’s 4.5 million
dollars, with the number of shares traded standing at 10
million, against 15 million on Wednesday.
The bond market had
securities worth 18 million dollars transacted, compared to 24
million dollars posted Wednesday.