KSi Daily Report: Tuesday, 25 April 2017
One stock index climbed amid active trading on Tuesday’s POMSOX trading session. The Kina Securities main index KSi was flat at 4,929.96 points while the Kina Securities Home Index KSHi was up 9.85 points or 0.9% to 11,083.78 points.
Bank South Pacific (BSP) led the positive movement by gaining a toea to close higher at K9.47.
On the downturn, Kina Securities Ltd (KSL) slipped by 10toea, edging lower to K2.50.
Credit Corporation Ltd (CCP) was the only other stock ending unchanged at K1.87 at the close.
A total volume of 57,480 shares were registered on a moderate session, valued at K185,758.00
U.S markets edged higher in overnight trading as the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 58.00 points or 0.28% to close at 20,754.00 points. Japan’s Nikkei share average retook 19,000 level for the first time in three weeks buoyed by overseas gains as well as relief that North Korea did not conduct another missile test to mark a military anniversary. The Nikkei finished up 203.45 points or 1.08% at 19,079.33 points. The Australian stock market was closed today in commemoration of ANZAC Day