Local Bourse Records First Loss in Nine Successive Sessions as Market Heads for Christmas Break Bearish

73 Views

Trading activities on the domestic stock market today (Thursday) closed for the first time in nine sessions in the negative region, as the market performance indices, the ASI, and the market capitalization value dipped by 0.01% heading into Christmas Day public holiday. However, market breadth closed positively, recording 23 gainers as against 08 losers.

NSE Trading Floor

In summary, the All-Share Index (ASI) lost 3.73 absolute points, representing a decline of 0.01% to close at 38,800.01 points. Similarly, the overall Market Capitalization value also depreciated by N1.95 billion, representing a contraction of 1.95% to close at N20.279 trillion.

FTNCOCOA emerged top of the gainers’ chart for today with a price appreciation of +9.88%, while CHAMPION emerged top of the losers’ chart with a price depreciation of -7.87%.

Today’s downtrend was also driven by price depreciation in medium and large capitalized stocks amongst which are; WAPCO (-4.76%), AIICO (-3.08%), CUTIX (-0.92%), GUARANTY (-0.61%), and UBA (-0.59)

Click here for more on NSE Daily Price List

 

MARKET STATISTICS

CAP N20,279,190,245,374.75 One Day (ASI CHG) -0.01%
Index 38,800.01 One Week (ASI CHG) +7.07
Volume 389,724,476.00 One Month (ASI CHG) +12.99%
Value N7,965,182,408.04 Six Months (ASI CHG) +56.74%
Deals 2,925.00 52 Weeks (ASI CHG) +48.57%
Gainers 23 Losers 08
Unchanged 63 Total 104
YTD Returns +44.55%

Source: NSE, GTI Research

 

Sector Performance

Sector %    Change
NSE30 -0,07
BANKING -0.22
CONSUMER GOODS -0.03
INDUSTRIAL -0.28
INSURANCE +2.13
LOTUS ISLAMIC -0.15
OIL/GAS +0.95

 

Top 7 Traders By Volume

Security  Volume Value (₦)   Closing Price (₦)
ZENITHBANK   84,434,319.00   2,129,505,342.50 24.5
GUARANTY   59,180,538.00   1,941,521,929.85 32.8
FLOURMILL   56,161,158.00   1,571,045,451.90 27.95
WAPCO   26,074,596.00      556,887,225.65 21
LASACO   22,987,422.00           7,286,966.11 0.34
UBA   16,646,971.00      141,177,903.15 8.45
FCMB   15,265,585.00        43,888,392.46 3.02

 

Top 7 Traders By Value

Security  Volume Value (₦)   Closing Price (₦)
ZENITHBANK   84,434,319.00   2,129,505,342.50 24.5
GUARANTY   59,180,538.00   1,941,521,929.85 32.8
FLOURMILL   56,161,158.00   1,571,045,451.90 27.95
DANGCEM     3,195,119.00      767,781,005.50 245
WAPCO   26,074,596.00      556,887,225.65 21
MTNN     1,974,278.00      316,252,974.70 160
UBA   16,646,971.00      141,177,903.15 8.45

You may also like...