Nigeria Stock Market News- Enterprise Capital Brief 21-05-2018

Enterprise Television- Nigeria Stock Market News- Enterprise Capital  Brief 21-05-2018

The Nigerian Stock Exchange today started the week with a loss as its equities market closes market with a loss of 0.12 per cent.

The NSE market capitalization dropped to N14.425trillion today from N14.472 trillion on Friday. The market closed with its All Shared Index (ASI) at 0.12 per cent at 40,425 compared to its previous 0.44 per cent at 40,472 on Friday.

However, the market records thirty-five (35) advancers with Unity Bank as the lead and eight (8) decliners.

UNITY BANK tops the list of advancers with its shared price recorded at 8.51 per cent to close at N1.02 per share. Other top advancers include HMARKKINS at 7.41 per cent to close at N0.29 per share, LASACO at 5.13 per cent to close at N0.41 per share, AFRINSURE at 5.00 per cent to close at N0.21 per share and last on the top five list is REDSTAREX at 5 per cent to close at N6.3 per share.

And also NSE recorded eight (8) decliners for today’s market, the list led by NEM at -4.91 per cent to close at N2.52 per share, CUSTODIAN AT -4.91 per cent and closed at N5.00 per share, Sterling Bank PLC at -4.73 per cent to close at N1.41 per share, International Energy Insurance Company PLC at -4.55 per cent to close at N0.42 per share, and last EQUITYASUR at -4.00 per cent also to close at N0.24 per share.

 

SNAPSHOT

ASI 40,425.07
DEALS 4,052.00
VOLUME 271,274,775.00
VALUE N2,303,081,253.74
EQUITY CAP N14,643,176,293,385.64
BOND CAP N10,087,928,057,005.90
ETF CAP N7,643,988,859.64
TOP 5 ADVANCERS
S/N Symbol 5/18/2018 5/21/2018 Gain(N) % Change
Closing Price(N) Closing Price(N)
1 UNITYBNK 0.94 1.02 0.08 8.51
2 HMARKINS 0.27 0.29 0.02 7.41
3 LASACO 0.39 0.41 0.02 5.13
4 AFRINSURE 0.2 0.21 0.01 5
5 REDSTAREX 6 6.3 0.3 5
TOP 5 DECLINERS
S/N Symbol 5/18/2018 5/21/2018 Gain(N) % Change
Closing Price(N) Closing Price(N)
1 NEM 2.65 2.52 -0.13 -4.91
2 CUSTODIAN 5.25 5 -0.25 -4.76
3 STERLNBANK 1.48 1.41 -0.07 -4.73
4 INTENEGINS 0.44 0.42 -0.02 -4.55
5 EQUITYASUR 0.25 0.24 -0.01 -4
EXCHANGE RATE ON PARALLEL MARKET
NGN USD GBP EUR YEN AED RAND
Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell
21-05-2018 361 / 363 490 / 498 423 / 430 52 / 60 97 / 107 24 / 31
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