Dear Valued Investor,
Contrary to general expectation, Dangote Cement gained 7.04% to halt the 8-day losing streak of the market.
The All-share index gained 0.78% to bring the year-to-date performance of the market to 1.85%.
Market capitalization appreciated by 0.78% to close at
N21.46 trillion as investors recovered N166.51 billion from previous day losses.
The NSE premium index appreciated by 2.79% to lead while the Banking index trailed with 2.98%.
Total volume traded improved to 1.27 billion units (+247.40%) with a total value of
N6.39 billion (+16.68%).
LivingTrust (796.45m units) and Transcorp (55.75m units) led the volume chart while MTNN (
N1.57 bn) and Zenith ( N0.89 bn) led in value terms.
Today, the market recorded 07 gainers and 46 losers (Wed: 13 against 37).
Unilever and MTN also appreciated while WAPCO and NNFM lost today.