Movers & Shakers: January 11, 2017


Botswana: DCI unch, USD 28k

A quiet day in Gaborone, with nothing significant to be reported.

Kenya: NSE 20 +0.2%, USD 5.9m

The market closed higher on the day as foreign participation was down from 85% to 71%. Safcom accounted for over 51% of turnover on the day as its price remain unchanged.

Mauritius: Semdex +0.32%, USD 1.15m

Market turnover grew to Rs38.5m all geared towards the usual suspect banks, MCBG (unch, Rs278.00) and SBMH (+1.3%, Rs7.90) accounting to 65%$ of today’s total market turnover. The rest of the market was spread out towards the likes of Grit (-0.7%, Rs1.40), ENL (unch, Rs41.50) and Gama Civic (+3.1%, Rs33.50).

Nigeria: ASI +2.93%, USD 48.26m

It was another strong performance in Nigeria as all indices were up once again, and the Banks (+4.38%) continued their dominance. Zenith bank, which traded at limit up on the day, but saw some offers come out in the final few minutes of trading to close up 3.09%, had the highest turnover of the day, accounting for of 25% of turnover.

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

Zimbabwe: Industrials -0.26%, USD 1.04m

Another decent day in Harare as the Industrial Index closed weaker down 0.84 points while the Mining Index followed suit down 7.61 points. Axia (18.00c, $319.07k) lead the way accounting for more than a third of total market turnover with Delta (155.51, $137.61k), Old Mutual (481.76c, $141.04k) and Simbisa (43.42c, $101.38k) all had decent activity.

African Currencies

                       
  AFRICA STOCK EXCHANGE PERFORMANCE     CURRENCIES  
                       
  Country Index 11-Jan-18 YTD %     Country Notation 11-Jan-18 YTD %  
  Botswana DCI 8827.25 -0.37%     Botswana BWP 9.88 -0.39  
  Egypt CASE 30 15242.48 1.46%     Egypt EGP 17.72 0.50  
  Kenya NSE 20 3719.77 0.41%     Ghana GHS 4.55 -0.93  
  Malawi MASI 21869.66 1.26%     Kenya KES 103.10 0.08  
  Mauritius SEMDEX 2248.87 2.12%     Morocco MAD 9.32 0.04  
    SEM 10 430.85 2.14%     Mauritius MUR 33.60 -0.08  
  Morocco MASI 12504.46 0.86%     Nigeria NGN 360.49 -0.14  
  Nigeria NSI 43041.54 12.48%     Rwanda RWF 858.13 -0.48  
  Tanzania TSI 3923.55 0.11%     Tunisia TND 2.50 -1.54  
  Rwanda RSI 135.05 -0.24%     Tanzania TZS 2 239.00 -0.20  
  Uganda USE ALSI 1989.48 0.60%     Uganda UGX 3 652.79 -0.26  
  Zambia LUSE All Share 5265.94 -1.16%     BRVM XOF 570.63 -1.13  
  Zimbabwe Industrial Index 322.49 -1.09%     South Africa ZAR 12.46 -0.61  
    Mining Index 134.81 -5.34%     Zimbabwe *OMIR 1.59 8.01  
              *Zimbabwe Old Mutial Implied Rate    

 

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