Equity Market Gained Further Traction, as Market Cap. Hits N22 Trillion

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Trading activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) today, (Thursday), continues its positive reaction by extending the current gain streak to Four consecutive gaining session. Todays’  performance which saw the market capitalization value grew by 0.57% was driven by price appreciation in Banking and Consumer goods sector. Consequently, the market breadth closed positively, recording 28 gainers as against 22 losers. 

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In summary, the All-Share Index (ASI) grew by 238.68 absolute points, representing a surge of 0.57% to close at 42,169.41 points. Also, the overall Market Capitalization value gained N124.86 billion, representing a growth of 0.57% to close at N22.06 trillion.

PORTPAINT emerged as top gainers (by percentage points) for today, with the maximum price appreciation of +10.0%, while ACADEMY topped the losers’ chart with a price depreciation of -10.00%.

Today’s market gain was driven by price appreciation in large and medium capitalized stocks amongst which are; JBERGER(+9.95%), CHAMPION(+9.69%), JAPAULGOLD(+9.41%), UBN(+6.14%), STANBIC(+5.91%), TRANSCORP(+4.76%), GUINNESS(+3.78%), NB(+3.28%), ZENITHBANK(+3.03%), VITAFOAM(+2.73%), WAPCO(+2.71%), GUARANTY(+2.41%), FLOURMILL(+2.06%), DANGSUGAR(+1.21%) and UBA(+0.56%).

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MARKET STATISTICS

CAP N22,059,291,519,201.50 One Day (ASI CHG) +0.57%
Index 42,169.41 One Week (ASI CHG) +2.48%
Volume 555,321,328 One Month (ASI CHG) +8.68%
Value N5,764,078,832.09 Six Months (ASI CHG) +71.07%
Deals 6,386 52 Weeks (ASI CHG) +53.54%
Gainers 28 Losers 22
Unchanged 61 Total 111
YTD Returns +4.71%

Source: NSE, GTI Research

 

Sector Performance

Security Change Percent
NSE30 0.8
NSEBNK 2.11
NSECNSMRGDS 0.94
NSEINDUSTR 0.21
NSEINS -0.56
NSELOTUSISLM 0.1
NSEOILGAS -1.75

Top 7 Gainers

Security Previous Close Open Price Close Price Change Price % Change
PORTPAINT 2.9 2.9 3.19 0.29 10.00
JBERGER 20.6 20.6 22.65 2.05 9.95
NPFMCRFBK 1.75 1.75 1.92 0.17 9.71
CHAMPION 2.58 2.58 2.83 0.25 9.69
JAPAULGOLD 0.85 0.93 0.93 0.08 9.41
CAVERTON 1.83 1.83 2 0.17 9.29
FIDSON 5.55 5.55 6.05 0.5 9.01

Top 7 Losers

Security Previous Close Open Price Close Price Change Price % Change
ACADEMY 0.4 0.4 0.36 -0.04 -10.00
SOVRENINS 0.31 0.31 0.28 -0.03 -9.68
COURTVILLE 0.22 0.22 0.2 -0.02 -9.09
GUINEAINS 0.22 0.22 0.2 -0.02 -9.09
NIGERINS 0.23 0.23 0.21 -0.02 -8.70
MOBIL 249.5 249.5 228 -21.5 -8.62
VERITASKAP 0.24 0.24 0.22 -0.02 -8.33

Top 7 Traders By Volume

Security  Daily Volume  Daily Value Close Price
TRANSCORP             76,177,581.00      81,819,377.89 1.1
UBN             75,906,083.00    432,798,818.50 6.05
ZENITHBANK             35,226,308.00    936,776,754.55 27.2
DANGSUGAR             31,676,219.00    660,268,462.20 20.85
UACN             25,287,645.00    203,864,460.10 8.15
UBA             24,143,668.00    217,183,338.00 9.05
WAPCO             23,565,036.00    726,703,687.70 30.3

Top 7 Traders By Value

Security  Daily Value  Daily Volume Close Price
ZENITHBANK           936,776,754.55      35,226,308.00 27.2
WAPCO           726,703,687.70      23,565,036.00 30.3
GUARANTY           708,739,677.25      21,171,439.00 34
DANGSUGAR           660,268,462.20      31,676,219.00 20.85
UBN           432,798,818.50      75,906,083.00 6.05
UNILEVER           288,305,117.05      21,288,222.00 13.5
UBA           217,183,338.00      24,143,668.00 9.05

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