Movers & Shakers: January 10, 2018


Botswana: DCI +0.06%, USD 43.96k

The little volume the stock exchange experienced was divided mostly across handful of names, RDCP ($96k) accounting for 64% of the market, BTCL ($5k) and Turnstar ($4k) made up the rest of the volume.

Kenya: NSE 20 -0.2%, USD 8.6m

The market closed 0.2% lower on the day, as foreign participation declined slightly to 85%. Crosses in Safcom (-0.9%), EABL ( -0.4%) and EQBNK (+0.6%) dominated the action o the day, accounting for over 71% of turnover.

Mauritius: Semdex +0.28%, USD 890k

An average day in Port Louis today with the usual suspects MCBG (unch, Rs278) and SBMH (+0.3%, Rs7.80) dominating turnover. Both the Semdex and the Sem-10 closed higher.

Nigeria: ASI +2.60%, USD 36.9m

The strong start to the year continued in Nigeria, with the index up 9.28% YTD. All indices closed higher, with the Banks (+5.33%) dominating the gains on the day. Zenith, NB, Dangcem, Access and Guaranty were the names with the highest turnover accounting for a total of 58% of total market turnover.

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

Zimbabwe: Industrials -0.65%, USD 1.17m

Red flashed across almost the whole board on the ZSE today with losses in Fidelity (-19.5), CBZ (-17.01%), Econet (-0.98%), and Innscor (-4.04%). OML ($511k), PPC ($435k) and Seedco ($101k) were the major contributors to the bourse's daily turnover.

African Currencies

                       
  AFRICA STOCK EXCHANGE PERFORMANCE     CURRENCIES  
                       
  Country Index 10-Jan-18 YTD %     Country Notation 10-Jan-18 YTD %  
  Botswana DCI 8827.25 -0.37%     Botswana BWP 9.88 -0.39  
  Egypt CASE 30 15192.55 1.12%     Egypt EGP 17.71 0.56  
  Kenya NSE 20 3721.07 0.45%     Ghana GHS 4.55 -1.04  
  Malawi MASI 21869.63 1.26%     Kenya KES 103.20 -0.02  
  Mauritius SEMDEX 2241.71 1.80%     Morocco MAD 9.34 -0.14  
    SEM 10 430.27 2.00%     Mauritius MUR 33.60 -0.06  
  Morocco MASI 12538.06 1.13%     Nigeria NGN 360.33 -0.09  
  Nigeria NSI 41816.11 9.28%     Rwanda RWF 854.50 -0.06  
  Tanzania TSI 3923.91 0.12%     Tunisia TND 2.51 -1.42  
  Rwanda RSI 135.38 0.00%     Tanzania TZS 2,239.00 -0.20  
  Uganda USE ALSI 1973.29 -0.22%     Uganda UGX 3,655.43 -0.27  
  Zambia LUSE All Share 5291.68 -0.67%     BRVM XOF 568.84 -0.82  
  Zimbabwe Industrial Index 323.33 -0.83%     South Africa ZAR 12.44 -0.49  
    Mining Index 142.42 0.00%     Zimbabwe *OMIR 3.05 1.57  
              *Zimbabwe Old Mutial Implied Rate    

 

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