Lusaka Stock Exchange Weekly Report: March 28th – April 1st, 2016

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According to the Lusaka Stock Exchange (LUSE) Weekly Stock News Report for the week ended Friday April 1st 2016, the market total turnover was ZMW 180,975 (+224.68%) and market capitalisation closed unchanged at ZMW 63.4 billion.

A total of 90,339 shares were transacted in 32 trades.

Trading activity was recorded in SCBL and ZAMFA.

The Lusaka Stock Exchange All Share Index (LASI) closed at 5,526.48 points down by -0.07% compared to the previous week’s close of 5,530.43 points.

In the bond market, there was a Treasury tender registered during the week ended 01/04/2016.

The volumes for Treasuries registered in the week were ZMW 5,820,000 for 91 days, ZMW 6,320,000 for 182 days, ZMW 12,600,000 for 273 days, and ZMW 95,300,000 for 364 days.

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

On Friday April 1st 2016, the value of the United States Dollar (USD) against the Zambian Kwacha (ZMW) was USD 1 = ZMW 10.9655 (+3.04%).

On April 1st 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 - 01/04/2016

SecurityActivityClosing Trade Price (KMW)Weekly Net Change (%)↑←→↓
AELZExplosives in Mining,
Construction,
Quarrying
6.850.00←→
ATELTelecoms32.990.00←→
BATAShoes2.43-0.40
BATZTobacco5.650.00←→
CCHZBanking2.000.00←→
CECEnergy0.710.00←→
FQMZMining3.660.00←→
INVESTRUSTBanking13.500.00←→
LAFARGEConstruction22.00+4.81
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←→
ZAMBEEFAgribusiness1.690.00←→
ZAMBREWAlcoholic beverages6.200.00←→
ZAMEFAMetals5.000.00←→
ZANACOBanking1.200.00←→
ZCCM-IHCopper Mining40.000.00←→
ZSUGAgribusiness
Sugar processing
5.78+20.92
LuSE Stock Exchange Share Prices