Banking and Oil & Gas sector lift NGX-ASI by 0.21% as 11plc officially delist

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The Nigerian bourse closed transactions for today (Friday) positively to halt the three days consecutive trading losses, as the NGX-ASI expanded by 0.21%. The positive sentiment was impacted to investors’ buy interest in banking and oil & gas stocks like SEPLAT, STANBIC,  GUARANTY, ACCESS, and ZENITH and 20 others. However, the market breadth closed positively, recording 25 gainers against 15 losers.

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In summary, the All-Share Index (ASI) increased by 84.02 absolute points, representing a growth of 0.21% to close at 39,198.75 points. While the overall Market Capitalization value lost N39.05 billion, representing a decrease of 0.19% to close at N20.43 trillion due to the delisting of 11Plc (formerly Mobil Plc) from the NGX.

LINKASSURE emerged as the joint-top gainers (by percentage points) for today, with a maximum price appreciation of 9.52%, while NEM emerged as the top loser (by percentage points) with a maximum price depreciation of -9.50%.

Today’s market gain was driven by price appreciation in large and medium capitalized stocks amongst which are; UBN(+9.09%) ROYALEX(+8.33%), CHIPLC(+8.33%), CADBURY(+7.69%), REGALINS(6.90%), LIVESTOCK(+4.05%), HONYFLOUR(+3.48%), FCMB(+3.45%), OANDO(+3.33%), SEPLAT(+2.58%), STANBIC(+2.40%), MANSARD(+2.27%), ZENITH(+1.14%), GUARANTY(+0.86%), DANGSUGAR(+0.85%),  ACCESS (+0.62%) and  UCAP(+0.34%).

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MARKET STATISTICS

CAP N 20,431,318,736,744.09 One Day (ASI CHG) +0.21%
Index 39,198.75 One Week (ASI CHG) -0.60%
Volume 238,937,530.00 One Month (ASI CHG) +1.10%
Value N 2,952,818,493.15 Six Months (ASI CHG) +26.38%
Deals 3,947.00 52 Weeks (ASI CHG) +60.95%
Gainers 25 Losers 15
Unchanged 59 Total 99
YTD Returns -2.66%

Source: Ngxgroup.com, GTI Research 

 

 

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FOREIGN EXCHANGE

The Naira at the official rate remains unchanged to close at N379.00/$1 as at Friday’s position.

The Investors and Exporters (I&E) FX window opened at N410.34 traded high at N420.90, and low at N400, and eventually closed at N410.33,  representing a 0.16% appreciation against Thursday’s position. Also, a total of $106.34 million was transacted through the I&E window today.

MONEY MARKET

The overnight (O/N) rate closed at 15.25%, representing a 0.50% depreciation as against Thursday’s position. while Open Buy-Back (OBB) rate closed at 14.75%, representing a 0.25% depreciation as against Thursday’s position.

Sector Performance

Security Change Percent
NSE30 0.26
NSEBNK 1.11
NSECNSMRGDS 0.05
NSEINDUSTR -0.12
NSEINS -1.07
NSELOTUSISLM -0.01
NSEOILGAS 2

Top 7 Gainers

Security Previous Close Open Price Close Price Change Price  % Change 
LINKASSURE 0.63 0.63 0.69 0.06           9.52
JOHNHOLT 0.54 0.54 0.59 0.05           9.26
UBN 4.95 4.95 5.4 0.45           9.09
ROYALEX 0.6 0.6 0.65 0.05           8.33
CHIPLC 0.36 0.36 0.39 0.03           8.33
NPFMCRFBK 1.73 1.73 1.87 0.14           8.09
SOVRENINS 0.25 0.25 0.27 0.02           8.00

Top 7 Losers

Security Previous Close Open Price Close Price Change Price % Change
NEM 2 2 1.81 -0.19 –        9.50
COURTVILLE 0.22 0.22 0.2 -0.02 –        9.09
SUNUASSUR 0.59 0.59 0.54 -0.05 –        8.47
ETERNA 6.24 6.24 5.81 -0.43 –        6.89
WAPIC 0.54 0.54 0.51 -0.03 –        5.56
MBENEFIT 0.39 0.39 0.37 -0.02 –        5.13
WEMABANK 0.61 0.61 0.58 -0.03 –        4.92
GUINNESS 30 30 29 -1 –        3.33

Top 7 Traders By Volume

Security Close Price  Daily Volume   Daily Value 
ACCESS 8.15              40,471,323      327,964,559.95
FBNH 7.35              33,654,578      244,218,621.75
ZENITHBANK 22.2              25,512,627      562,201,611.35
UBA 7.15              13,623,722        98,079,734.20
GUARANTY 29.25              11,896,913      347,888,918.55
COURTVILLE 0.2                9,463,716          1,932,705.24
DANGSUGAR 17.7                9,383,243      164,824,910.00

Top 7 Traders By Value

Security Close Price  Daily Volume   Daily Value 
ZENITHBANK 22.2              25,512,627      562,201,611.35
GUARANTY 29.25              11,896,913      347,888,918.55
ACCESS 8.15              40,471,323      327,964,559.95
BUACEMENT 77.9                4,481,107      314,349,656.05
SEPLAT 620                    401,679      248,657,817.60
FBNH 7.35              33,654,578      244,218,621.75
DANGSUGAR 17.7                9,383,243      164,824,910.00

 

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