Nigeria Stock Market News- Enterprise Capital Brief 08-08-2018

Nigeria Stock Market News- Enterprise Capital Brief 08-08-2018

The nation’s stock market extended its decline at -0.09 per cent today as nineteen (19) companies appreciated, led by Unity Bank Plc., recorded sixteen decliners (16) at the end of trading. Noting UBA, SOVRENINS, TRANSCORP, ZENITHBANK and REGALINS as the most active and major contributor to the day’s trading.

The market capitalisation of listed equities fell to N13,249.5 trillion from n13,249.5 while the All Share Index of the Nigerian Stock Exchange closed at 36,299.82 basis points or -34 basis point.

The advancers table was led by Unity Bank Plc. trading at 9.30 per cent to close at 94 kobo per share, seconded by Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc. trading at 8.70 per cent to close at 25 kobo per share, Neimeth International Pharmaceuticals Plc. at 8.45 per cent to close at 77 kobo per share, Red Star Express Plc. traded at 6.54 per cent to close at N5.70 per share, UACN Property Development Company Plc. at 5.88 per cent to close at N1.80 per share.

On the decliners table which was led by Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc., trading at -9.68 per cent to close at 28 kobo per share, Secure Electronic Technology Plc. declined at -9.09 per cent to close at 30 kobo per share, Union Diagnostic & Clinical Services Plc. at -7.69 kobo per share to close trading at 36 kobo per share, Cutix Plc. at -5.88 per cent to close at N4 per share, Oando Plc. at -4.39 per cent to close at N5.45 per share.

SNAPSHOT

ASI 36,299.82
DEALS 2,610.00
VOLUME 114,037,650.00
VALUE N730,084,916.16
EQUITY CAP N13,249,522,567,469.86
BOND CAP N10,136,817,901,464.40
ETF CAP N6,643,273,048.37

 

TOP 5 ADVANCERS

S/N SYMBOL 7/8/2018 8/8/2018 GAIN(N) %
CLOSING PRICE (N) CLOSING PRICE (N) CHANGE
1 UNITYBNK 0.86 0.94 0.08 9.3
2 SOVRENINS 0.23 0.25 0.02 8.7
3 NEIMETH 0.71 0.77 0.06 8.45
4 REDSTAREX 5.75 5.7 0.35 6.54
5 UAC-PROP 1.7 1.8 0.1 5.88

 

TOP 5 DECLINERS

S/N SYMBOL 7/8/2018 8/8/2018 LOSS (N) %
CLOSING PRICE (N) CLOSING PRICE (N) CHANGE
1 MBENEFIT 0.31 0.28 -0.03 -9.68
2 NSLTECH 0.33 0.3 -0.03 -9.09
3 UNIONDAC 0.39 0.36 -0.03 -7.69
4 CUTIX 4.25 4 -0.25 -5.88
5 OANDO 5.7 5.45 -0.25 -4.39

 

TOP 5 TRADES

S/N SYMBOL VOLUME VALUE
1 UBA 21,385,976 N205,205,373.20
2 SOVRENINS 14,128,257 N3,403,570.65
3 TRANSCORP 8,366,040 N10,023,674.46
4 ZENITHBANK 7,856,854 N186,579,686.30
5 REGALINS 5,563,843 N1,339,076.16

 

EXCHANGE RATE ON PARALLEL MARKET
NGN USD GBP EUR YEN AED RAND
Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell
8/8/2018 357 / 360 470 / 475 411 / 417 42 / 53 96 / 104 25 / 30

 

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