Movers & Shakers: January 17, 2017


Botswana: DCI unch, USD 3k

Another uneventful day in Gaborone today.

Kenya: NSE 20 -0.4%, USD 10.2m

The index closed lower with increased turnover on the day, with foreign participation still below the 50% mark. Crosses in KNCB, Safcom and EABL dominated the action on the day, as the afore-mentioned names accounted for 82% of total market turnover.

Mauritius: Market closed until further notice due to cyclone Berguitta

Nigeria: ASI +1.89%, USD 34.8m

Another positive day in Nigeria, as the industrial heavyweight, Dangcem, closed up 5% on the day, while the Consumers Index was the only index in the red. Crosses in Dangcem and Guaranty, dominated the turnover on the day, with both names accounting for 37% of total market turnover.

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

Zimbabwe: Industrials -0.58%, USD 2.39m

Trading on the stock exchange improved with investors looking at the large stocks once again as turnover advanced by over $1m from yesterday’s session. Delta ($1.5m) and Seedco ($605k) were the main instigators contributing to the activity on the bourse with both stocks combined accounted for 90% of total market turnover as the rest of the market was quiet.

African Currencies

                       
  AFRICA STOCK EXCHANGE PERFORMANCE     CURRENCIES  
                       
  Country Index 17-Jan-18 YTD %     Country Notation 17-Jan-18 YTD %  
  Botswana DCI 8811.98 -0.54%     Botswana BWP 9.78 0.59  
  Egypt CASE 30 15198.54 1.16%     Egypt EGP 17.69 0.69  
  Kenya NSE 20 3698.18 -0.17%     Ghana GHS 4.55 -0.91  
  Malawi MASI 21969.50 1.72%     Kenya KES 103.10 0.08  
  Mauritius SEMDEX 2258.07 2.54%     Morocco MAD 9.24 0.92  
    SEM 10 462.45 9.63%     Mauritius MUR 32.88 2.10  
  Morocco MASI 12939.66 4.37%     Nigeria NGN 360.21 -0.06  
  Nigeria NSI 44885.24 17.30%     Rwanda RWF 854.75 -0.09  
  Tanzania TSI 3938.28 0.49%     Tunisia TND 2.45 0.80  
  Rwanda RSI 134.97 -0.30%     Tanzania TZS 2 236.24 -0.12  
  Uganda USE ALSI 2017.19 2.00%     Uganda UGX 3 630.79 0.34  
  Zambia LUSE All Share 5316.73 -0.20%     BRVM XOF 561.56 0.47  
  Zimbabwe Industrial Index 311.37 -4.50%     South Africa ZAR 12.31 0.62  
    Mining Index 134.52 -5.55%     Zimbabwe *OMIR 1.53 4.25  
              *Zimbabwe Old Mutial Implied Rate    

 

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