Rwanda Stock Exchange
Market Status:

Closed

EQUITIES:
  • EQTY 0
  • CTL 0
  • KCB 0
  • USL 0
  • NMG 0
  • BLR 0
  • BK 0
  • IMR 0
  • EQTY 0
  • CTL 0
  • KCB 0
  • USL 0
  • NMG 0
  • BLR 0
  • BK 0
  • IMR 0
Market Status:

Closed

refers to a corporate action in which a company’s existing shares are divided into multiple shares whereby each shareholder receives more shares in direct proportion to the amount of shares they own on the record date. Stock splits normally happen when the price of a share is so high that many investors cannot afford to buy it

“Rights issues”: means rights given to existing shareholders to purchase additional stock shares, known as subscription warrants, in proportion to their existing holdings. Then the rights are for equity securities, such as shares, in a public company, it is a non dilutive pro rata way to raise capital.

“Market capitalization” means the value of a company that is traded on the stock market, calculated by multiplying the total number of fully authorized shares by the present market share price.

“Listed security”: Shares or bonds or any other financial market instrument that has been accepted for trading by a organized and registered securities exchanges

Listed Shares (Listed Company)”: These are shares that have been registered by a recognized and regulated stock exchange to be traded on its trading floor. Shares can be listed on more than one stock exchange.

“Issued shares”:refers to the authorized shares sold to and held by the shareholders of a company, regardless of whether they are insiders, institutional investors or the general public, as shown in the company’s annual report. Issued shares include the stock a company sells publicly to generate capital and the stock given to insiders as part of their compensation packages.

Float means the total number of shares issued by a listed company that are publicly owned and available for trading. Floating stock is therefore the number of shares of a company that are available for trading at the Rwanda Stock Exchange.

“Ex-rights price” means shares purchased ex rights is not entitled to an upcoming already declared rights issue, but is entitled to future rights issues.