Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) Live
|ZSE-ASI Index||Year-to-Date||Market Cap.|
|228.19 (-0.15)||+81.95 (56.04%)||ZWL 28.12Bn|
The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) is the sole, official stock exchange of Zimbabwe, bringing together companies looking for long-term capital and investors looking for profitable investment opportunities. The ZSE maintains several indices including the Mining Index (comprising mining companies), Industrial Index (comprising all companies except those in the former), and the benchmark All Share Index (comprising all companies on the market, since 2018). Since August 2009, sale of listed securities on the ZSE has been subject to 1% withholding tax on the gross, however, exempt from the general capital gains tax of 20%. Additionally, both resident and non-resident shareholders are liable to 10% special tax on dividends earned from companies listed on the ZSE, which is 500 basis points below the general rate of 15% on unlisted companies. Barclays Bank and Stanbic Bank of Zimbabwe offer custodial services to both local and foreign investors.
|Top Gainers (10)||Bottom Losers (6)|
As of June 2017, the ZSE lists 63 securities on its official trading board. Common stock, preferred stock (a.k.a. preference shares) and convertible debt instruments are the types of investment products traded on the Exchange. Since February 2009, share prices have been quoted in US Dollars (the legal tender) consequent to the country's hyperinflation which rendered the Zimbabwean Dollar impractical for trading on the bourse.
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ZSE TRADING SUMMARY FOR FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019: At the end of the last weekday of trading on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), a total of 4,531,900 shares, corresponding to a market value of ZWL 12,722,887.48, were traded. Compared with the previous ZSE trading day (Thursday, October 17), today's data shows 89% improvement in volume and 47% improvement in turnover. The current ZSE market capitalization is ZWL 28.12 billion.
In the aggregate, 28 ZSE listed equities participated in trading, ending with 10 gainers and six losers. Seed Co led the gainers with 10% share price appreciation closing at ZWL 2.20 per share, followed by Star Africa Corporation (+3.57%), Ariston Holdings (+1.61%) and OK Zimbabwe (+0.65%). On the losing side, NMBZ Holdings came out last with an end-of-day price depreciation of 2.5% at ZWL 0.39 per share, followed by Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (-2.29%), First Capital Bank (-1.6%) and Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe Ltd (-0.67%). Delta Corporation recorded the highest volume of 739,400 traded shares, followed by Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe Ltd (738,300), Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (623,400) and Padenga Holdings (500,600).
Regarding the performance of ZSE market indices, the benchmark ZSE All Share Index (ZSE-ASI) pared 0.15 (-0.07%) points to close at 228.19, representing a 1-week loss of 1.44%, a 4-week gain of 5.04%, and an overall year-to-date gain of 56.04%. Other remarkable indices that performed were the ZSE Mining Index (+0.51%; +11.46% 1WK; +36.22% YTD), ZSE Industrial Index (-0.07%; -1.64% 1WK; +56.07% YTD), and ZSE Top 10 Index (-0.36%; -2.96% 1WK; +43.98% YTD).