Olympia Capital Holdings Ltd. (DNKN), a Kenyan maker of building materials, jumped the most in a week after the company said it returned to profit last fiscal year on cost cuts.
The shares jumped 3.6 percent to 4.35 shillings at the 3 p.m. close in Nairobi, the biggest gain since July 14.
Net income totalled 35.1 million shillings ($389,783) in the 12 months through February, compared with a loss of 14.6 million shillings a year earlier, the Nairobi-based company said in a statement e-mailed by the city’s stock exchange today.
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