NAIROBI (Xinhua) --
All key indices of the Nairobi Securities
Exchange (NSE) recorded positive gains Wednesday as
foreign investors raised their participation to 86
percent from 50 percent in previous session.
benchmark NSE 20 Share Index was up 5.35 points to stand
at 3,109.78 while the All Share Index (NASI) ended 1.11
points higher to stand at 134.56. On the other hand, the
NSE 25 Share Index was up 27.06 points to stand at
turnover increased to 7.5 million dollars on a volume of
25 million shares from the previous session’s 15 million
worth 3.5 million dollars.
Commercial Bank was the day’s biggest mover after
transacting 13 million shares valued at unchanged price
of 0.34 dollars. The stock attracted the most foreign
sales and buys.
came in second at 5 million shares traded at 0.19
dollars while Equity Bank was third with 2.6 million
shares at 0.32 dollars, a 2-percent rise.
moved 1 million shares at 0.58 dollars to stand at the
fourth position while coming in fifth was Cooperative
Bank with 590,700 shares traded at 0.14 dollars.
market had securities worth 8 million dollars
transacted, compared to 13 million dollars posted the