NSE-ASI Gains 1.21% As CBN Retain MPR

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The Nigerian Stock Market today (Tuesday) rallied by 1.21%, following investors’ positive sentiment on AIRTELAFR, FLOURMILL, MTNN and 29 others. Also, the MPC at the end of the 277th edition of their meeting, unanimously agreed to retain the current monetary policy stance by leaving Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 11.5% and retain the Cash Reserves Ratio at 27.5%. Consequently, the market breadth closed positively, recording 32 gainers as against 19 losers. 

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In summary, the All-Share Index (ASI) expands by 495.98 absolute points, representing an increase of 1.21% to close at 41,584.94 points. Also, the overall Market Capitalization value gained N259.46 billion, representing a rise of 1.21% to close at N21.75 trillion.

RTBRISCOE emerged as top gainer (by percentage points) for today, with the maximum price appreciation of +10.0%, while JOHNHOLT 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; CHAMPION(+9.81%), AIRTELAFRI(+7.60%), FLOURMILL(+6.25%), HONYFLOUR(+5.08%), WAPCO(+3.77%), UNILEVER(+2.27%), MANSARD(+2.19%), TRANSCORP(+0.93%), UBA(+0.57%), VITAFOAM(+0.55%), ACCESS(+0.54%), MTNN(+0.53%), and DANGSUGAR(+0.50%)

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MARKET STATISTICS

CAP N21,753,547,496,119.70 One Day (ASI CHG) +1.21%
Index 41,584.94 One Week (ASI CHG) +1.22%
Volume 467,886,480 One Month (ASI CHG) +7.18%
Value N5,565,767,469.95 Six Months (ASI CHG) +70.24%
Deals 5,990 52 Weeks (ASI CHG) +40.35%
Gainers 32 Losers 19
Unchanged 61 Total 112
YTD Returns +3.26%

Source: NSE, GTI Research

 

Sector Performance

Security Change Percent
NSE30 0.08
NSEBNK -0.14
NSECNSMRGDS 0.54
NSEINDUSTR 0.25
NSEINS 0.4
NSELOTUSISLM 0.34
NSEOILGAS -5.31

Top 7 Gainers

Security  Previous Close  Open Price Close Price Change Price  % Change
RTBRISCOE                              0.20                        0.20 0.22 0.02 10.00
CHAMPION                              2.14                        2.14 2.35 0.21 9.81
UNIVINSURE                              0.21                        0.21 0.23 0.02 9.52
AFRINSURE                              0.22                        0.22 0.24 0.02 9.09
FIDSON                              4.65                        4.65 5.05 0.4 8.60
ROYALEX                              0.36                        0.36 0.39 0.03 8.33
CHIPLC                              0.37                        0.37 0.4 0.03 8.11

Top 7 Losers

Security  Previous Close  Open Price Close Price Change Price  % Change
JOHNHOLT                              0.50                        0.50 0.45 -0.05 -10.00
JAPAULGOLD                              0.86                        0.86 0.78 -0.08 -9.30
SEPLAT                         540.00                    540.00 490 -50 -9.26
ACADEMY                              0.44                        0.44 0.4 -0.04 -9.09
NIGERINS                              0.27                        0.27 0.25 -0.02 -7.41
VERITASKAP                              0.28                        0.28 0.26 -0.02 -7.14
CUTIX                              2.26                        2.26 2.1 -0.16 -7.08

Top 7 Traders By Volume

Security  Daily Volume  Daily Value Close Price
TRANSCORP           45,930,968.00     50,597,107.38 1.09
MANSARD           34,733,402.00     48,637,477.50 1.4
JAPAULGOLD           29,444,256.00     23,043,157.06 0.78
SOVRENINS           26,443,002.00        7,303,943.05 0.3
LASACO           25,780,126.00     10,750,090.36 0.41
UBA           24,156,278.00   212,913,031.40 8.8
MBENEFIT           23,453,375.00     10,109,962.35 0.44

Top 7 Traders By Value

Security  Daily Value  Daily Volume Close Price
AIRTELAFRI     1,182,116,569.90        1,333,859.00 920
ZENITHBANK        501,026,649.25     19,064,914.00 26.25
DANGCEM        494,567,983.50        2,101,840.00 236
WAPCO        439,612,782.30     16,029,950.00 27.5
GUARANTY        438,120,094.20     13,229,893.00 33.15
SEPLAT        387,052,166.80           790,001.00 490
DANGSUGAR        267,053,005.25     13,140,510.00 20.1

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