|Dear Valued Investor,|
The All-Share Index (ASI) fell marginally to start the new month. Trading commenced on a positive note with UACN in early lead, late on, Nestle lost 3.65% to pull the ASI down by 0.13%.
Today’s loss brings the year-to-date performance of the market to 5.18%.
Market capitalization fell by 0.13% to close at
The Insurance Index gained 0.37% to lead while the Consumer Goods Index trailed with -1.03% on the indices chart.
Total volume traded declined to 586.94 million units (-12.40%) with a total value of
UBN (79.59m units) and TransCorp (61.76m units) led the volume chart while Zenith (
Today, the market recorded 35 gainers and 28 losers (Friday: 29 against 25).
SEPLAT, MRS Oil and Dangote Sugar appreciated while Julius Berger and Flour Mills also lost today.