Lusaka Stock Exchange Weekly Report: March 21st – 24th, 2016

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According to the Lusaka Stock Exchange (LUSE) Weekly Stock News Report for the week ended Thrusday March 24th 2016, the market total turnover was ZMW 55,740 (-90.48%) and market capitalisation closed unchanged at ZMW 63.4 billion.

A total of 41,024 shares were transacted in 22 trades.

Trading activity was recorded in CECZ and ZCCM.

The Lusaka Stock Exchange All Share Index (LASI) closed at 5,530.43 points up by +0.13% compared to the previous week’s close of 5,523.13 points.

In the bond market, there were not Treasury tenders registered during the week ended 24/03/2016.

The volumes for Treasuries offered in the week were ZMW 45,000,000 for 91 days, ZMW 105,000,000 for 182 days, ZMW 110,000,000 for 273 days, and ZMW 190,000,000 for 364 days.

The Bank of Zambia (BoZ) bank rate was 15.5%, prime rate was 25.50%.

On Thursday March 24th 2016, the value of the United States Dollar (USD) against the Zambian Kwacha (ZMW) was USD 1 = ZMW 11.3091 (+0.34%).

On March 24th 2016, BoZ 91 days treasury bill yielded a 20.8571% interest, 182 days treasury bill yielded a 23.0161% interest, 273 days treasury bill yielded a 23.1516% interest, and 364 days treasury bill yielded a 21.8900% interest.

LuSE Stock Prices - 24/03/2016

SecurityActivityClosing Trade Price (KMW)Weekly Net Change (%)↑←→↓
AELZExplosives in Mining,
Construction,
Quarrying
6.850.00←→
ATELTelecoms32.990.00←→
BATAShoes2.440.00←→
BATZTobacco5.650.00←→
CCHZBanking2.000.00←→
CECEnergy0.71+2.90
FQMZMining3.660.00←→
INVESTRUSTBanking13.500.00←→
LAFARGEConstruction20.990.00←→
MAFSInsurances
Financial services
3.300.00←→
NATBREWAlcoholic Beverages13.000.00←→
PAMODZITourism
Hotels
Luxury
0.620.00←→
PRIMA-REInsurances2.900.00←→
PUMAEnergy1.000.00←→
REIZReal Estate3.980.00←→
REIZPREFReal Estate4.700.00←→
SCZBanking1.840.00←→
SHOPRITERetail
Food
63.000.00←→
ZAMBEEFAgribusiness1.69-0.59
ZAMBREWAlcoholic beverages6.200.00←→
ZAMEFAMetals5.000.00←→
ZANACOBanking1.200.00←→
ZCCM-IHCopper Mining40.000.00←→
ZSUGAgribusiness
Sugar processing
4.780.00←→
LuSE Stock Exchange Share Prices