Nigeria Stock Market News- Enterprise Capital Brief 23-08-2018

Nigeria Stock Market News- Enterprise Capital Brief 23-08-2018

The Nigerian’s stock market take a turn to the positive note as the market records an upward trend at  1.57 per cent at the end of trading, recording eleven (11) advancers led by WAPIC  against twenty-five (25) decliners. Noting UBA, ZENITHBANK, FBNH, TRANSCORP and SKYEBANK as the most active and major contributor to the day’s trading.

The market capitalisation of listed equities fell to N 12,852,9 trillion while the All Share Index of the Nigerian Stock Exchange closed at 35,206.16 basis points.

The advancers table was led by Wapic Insurance Plc., trading at 8.82 per cent to close at 0.37 kobo per share, Unitykapital Assurance Plc. at 7.69 per cent to close at 0.28 kobo per share, Dangote Cement Plc. traded at 6.98 per cent to close at N230 per share, Dangote Flour Mills Plc. at 6.49 per cent to close at N8.20 per share, OANDO traded at 5.26 per cent to close at N5 per share.

While the decliners table is led by LIVESTOCK, trading at -9.84 per cent to close at 0.55 kobo per share, Red Star Express Plc. declined at -9.65 per cent to close at N5.15 per share, Jaiz Bank at -9.43 per cent to close at 0.48 kobo per share, Secure Electronic Technology Plc. at -8.70 per cent to close at 0.21 kobo per share, Japaul Oil & Gas Services Plc. at -7.69 per cent to close at 0.24 kobo per share.

SNAPSHOT

ASI 35,206.16
DEALS 3,287.00
VOLUME 220,710,721.00
VALUE N2,531,506,316.63
EQUITY CAP N12,852,967,143,091.74
BOND CAP N10,141,288,814,884.80
ETF CAP N6,305,416,809.26

TOP 5 ADVANCERS

S/N SYMBOL 20/8/2018 23/8/2018 GAIN(N) %
CLOSING PRICE (N) CLOSING PRICE (N) CHANGE
1 WAPIC 0.34 0.37 0.03 8.82
2 VERITASKAP 0.26 0.28 0.02 7.69
3 DANGCEM 215 230 15 6.98
4 DANGFLOUR 7.7 8.2 0.5 6.49
5 OANDO 4.75 5 0.25 5.26

TOP 5 DECLINERS

S/N SYMBOL 20/8/2018 23/8/2018 LOSS (N) %
CLOSING PRICE (N) CLOSING PRICE (N) CHANGE
1 LIVESTOCK 0.61 0.55 -0.06 -9.84
2 REDSTAREX 5.7 5.15 -0.55 -9.65
3 JAIZBANK 0.53 0.48 -0.05 -9.43
4 NSLTECH 0.23 0.21 -0.02 -8.7
5 JAPAULOIL 0.26 0.24 -0.02 -7.69

TOP 5 TRADES

S/N SYMBOL VOLUME VALUE
1 UBA 54,331,628 N436,114,443.30
2 ZENITHBANK 25,992,519 N571,415,573.35
3 FBNH 14,189,631 N138,638,744.40
4 TRANSCORP 13,538,560 N14,888,999.05
5 SKYEBANK 12,190,789 N6,205,844.88

 

EXCHANGE RATE ON PARALLEL MARKET
NGN USD GBP EUR YEN AED RAND
Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell
23/8/2018 357 / 360 457 / 463 402 / 410 43 / 53 96 / 105 25 / 31

 

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