Movers & Shakers: January 02, 2018


Botswana: Market closed for the day.

Kenya: NSE 20 -0.2%, USD 1.9m

The market started the year on a quiet note, with turnover dropping 17%. Safcom and Equity Bank dominated the turnover, with both names accounting for 54% and 21% of turnover respectively. Foreign participation in the market was up to 76%.

Mauritius: Market closed for the day.

Nigeria: ASI +0.06%, USD 4.94m

The market closed higher on thin volumes, while the Banks and Oils closed lower. A cross in Zenith Bank was the major action on the day, with the name accounting for 36% of turnover.

Please note that the index figure above is correct at the time of writing.

Zimbabwe: Industrials -2.10%, USD 27.22k

A rather quiet start to the new year in Harare with a measly $27k trading which was spread across the board, the Industrial Index lost 7 almost points with Delta, Ecoet and Old Mutual being the major contributors to its downfall as the Mining Index was unmoved at 142points.

African Currencies

                       
  AFRICA STOCK EXCHANGE PERFORMANCE     CURRENCIES  
                       
  Country Index 3-Jan-18 YTD %     Country Notation 3-Jan-18 YTD %  
  Botswana DCI 8860.13 -8.67%     Botswana BWP 10.01 6.73  
  Egypt CASE 30 15023.76 21.71%     Egypt EGP 17.87 1.40  
  Kenya NSE 20 3704.51 16.27%     Ghana GHS 4.53 -9.27  
  Malawi MASI 21598.07 62.14%     Kenya KES 103.10 -0.61  
  Mauritius SEMDEX 2202.14 21.77%     Morocco MAD 9.42 7.46  
    SEM 10 421.82 22.25%     Mauritius MUR 33.79 6.44  
  Morocco MASI 12398.45 6.48%     Nigeria NGN 361.02 -12.66  
  Nigeria NSI 38264.79 42.38%     Rwanda RWF 844.59 -2.67  
  Tanzania TSI 3919.25 6.56%     Tunisia TND 2.48 -6.59  
  Rwanda RSI 135.38 6.38%     Tanzania TZS 2 234.63 -2.40  
  Uganda USE ALSI 1977.67 33.86%     Uganda UGX 3 622.82 -0.73  
  Zambia LUSE All Share 5327.58 28.11%     BRVM XOF 570.86 10.35  
  Zimbabwe Industrial Index 326.04 123.93%     South Africa ZAR 12.69 8.29  
    Mining Index 142.42 143.41%     Zimbabwe *OMIR 1.52 -9.92  
              *Zimbabwe Old Mutial Implied Rate    

 

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