Equity Market extends uptrend to three consecutive trading days, Post 0.88% gain.
The Equity Market closed higher today, gaining 0.88% to extend uptrend to three consecutive trading days. Market breadth closed at par, recording 17 gainers and 17 losers.
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In summary, the All Share Index (ASI) was up by 288.74 absolute points, representing an increase of 0.88%, closing at 33,196.07 points. Similarly, the Market Capitalization increased by N105.41 billion, representing a growth of 0.88%, closing at N12.12 trillion.
CHIPLC emerged the top gainer while UNITYBNK emerged the top loser.
The upturn was impacted by gains recorded in medium and large capitalized stocks, amongst which are; GUARANTY (+4.05%), TRANSCORP (+3.97%), HONYFLOUR (+3.45%), FO (+2.86%), ZENITHBANK (+1.88%), WEMABANK (+1.69%), UBA (+1.25%), DANGCEM (+0.71%) and FCMB (+0.65%).
|CAP||N12,119,129,893,226.62||One Day (ASI CHG)||+0.88|
|Index||33,196.07||One Week (ASI CHG)||+0.71|
|Volume||150,504,778||One Month (ASI CHG)||+1.31|
|Value||N2,877,179,114.91||Six Months (ASI CHG)||-19.51|
|Deals||2,624||52 Weeks (ASI CHG)||-9.01|
The Naira at the inter-bank rate closed at N306.60, representing a 0.02% depreciaton against Friday’s closing price.
The Investors and Exporters (I&E) FX window opened at N363.85, traded high at N365.00 and eventually closed at N363.58, representing a 0.07% appreciation against Friday’s closing price. A total of $118.19 million was transacted through the I&E window today.
Overnight (O/N) rate closed at 15.50%, representing a 3.71% appreciation against Friday’s closing position, while Open Buy-Back (OBB) rate closed at 14.83% representing a 4.50% appreciation against Friday’s closing position.
|Note: BPS=> Basis Point|
TOP 7 GAINERS
TOP 7 LOSERS
TOP 7 TRADERS BY VALUE
TOP 7 TRADERS BY VOLUME
Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc Change of Trading Symbol
Kindly be informed that the Trading Symbol of Consolidated Hallmark Insurance has been changed from HMARKINS to CHIPLC. The change of symbol was as requested by the company and was effective at the start of trading today, Monday, 29 October 2018.