Stock Market Appreciates at 0.50%, Records Eleven Advancers

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Stock Market Appreciates at 0.50%, Records Eleven Advancers

The Nation’s stock market after turns of loss experienced at the beginning of the year records gain as it starts the week in positivity on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange at 0.50 per cent at the end of trading, recording eleven (11) advancers against eleven (11) decliners. Noting DIAMONDBNK, ACCESS, TRANSCORP, ZENITHBANK and UBA as the most active and major contributor to the day’s trading.

The market capitalisation of listed equities on the Exchange appreciated as it closed trading at N11,179 trillion while the All Share Index of the Nigerian Stock Exchange closed at 29,979.91 basis points.

The top five (5) advancers chart led by FIRSTALUM at 9.09 per cent to close at 0.36 kobo per share, UCAP traded at 5.30 per cent to close at N2.98 per share, MBENEFIT gained at 5 per cent to close at 0.21 kobo per share, ROYALEX at 4.76 per cent to close at 0.22 kobo per share, and DIAMONDBNK at 3.47 per cent to close at N2.09 per share.

While top five (5) decliners chart topped by LINKASSURE at -9.23 per cent to close at 0.59 kobo per share, followed by WAPIC at -9.09 per cent to close at 0.40 kobo per share, NAHCO at -8.29 per cent to close at N3.21 per share, RESORTSAL at -8.11 per cent to close at 0.34 kobo per share and JAIZBANK at -5.66 per cent to close at 0.50 kobo per share.

SNAPSHOT

ASI 29,980.24
DEALS 1,933.00
VOLUME 99,105,796.00
VALUE N651,742,533.94
EQUITY CAP N11,179,900,871,060.41
BOND CAP N10,186,424,620,746.10
ETF CAP N5,992,904,130.37

TOP 5 ADVANCERS

S/N SYMBOL 11/1/2019 14/1/2019 GAIN(N) %
CLOSING PRICE (N) CLOSING PRICE (N) CHANGE
1 FIRSTALUM 0.33 0.36 0.03 9.09
2 UCAP 2.83 2.98 0.15 5.3
3 MBENEFIT 0.2 0.21 0.01 5
4 ROYALEX 0.21 0.22 0.01 4.76
5 DIAMONDBNK 2.02 2.09 0.07 3.47

TOP 5 DECLINERS

S/N SYMBOL 11/1/2019 14/1/2019 LOSS (N) %
CLOSING PRICE (N) CLOSING PRICE (N) CHANGE
1 LINKASSURE 1 0.59 -0.06 -9.23
2 WAPIC 0.44 0.4 -0.04 -9.09
3 NAHCO 3.5 3.21 -0.29 -8.29
4 RESORTSAL 0.37 0.34 -0.03 -8.11
5 JAIZBANK 0.53 0.5 -0.03 -5.66

TOP 5 TRADES

S/N SYMBOL VOLUME VALUE
1 DIAMONDBNK 38,880,107 N80,066,068.12
2 ACCESS 15,419,271 N86,480,747.50
3 TRANSCORP 8,700,054 N11,010,481.57
4 ZENITHBANK 7,848,547 N171,121,555.00
5 UBA 3,786,394 N28,180,519.65

 

EXCHANGE RATE ON PARALLEL MARKET
NGN USD GBP EUR YEN AED RAND
Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell Buy/Sell
14/1/2019 358 / 362 456 / 462 407 / 412 45 / 53 95 / 114 21 / 28
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