The Nigerian equities market closed marginally higher as the market closed trading for the month of September. The All Share Index (ASI) declined by 0.01% to close at 32,766.37 while the market capitalization closed at N11.96 trillion. 22 stocks closed higher, 22 declined while 65 remained unchanged.
UBA (44.48mn), GT Bank (25.93mn) and Access Bank (19.34mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was 184.53 million in 2,269 deals and the value of stocks traded was 2.27bn down by 16.43% from N2.72bn recorded at the previous trading day