NSE’s indices sustain rising profile, up by N34b
A breakdown of the investment showed that Nigerian Breweries recorded the highest gain during the day, growing by N2.01 kobo to close at N185.02 kobo, Stanbic IBTC followed with a gain of N0.85 kobo to close at N38.85 kobo.
Zenith International Bank gained N0.45 kobo to close at N23.50 kobo. Access Bank increased by N0.39 kobo to close at N10.24 kobo Dangote Sugar grew by N0.36 kobo to close at N13.00.
However, Total Nigeria Pic topped losers chart for the day, shedding N11.51 kobo to close at N228.00, while 7UP Bottling Company Plc, trailed with a loss of N4.84 kobo to close at N92.12 kobo. Similarly, Lafarge Wapco shed N1.49 kobo to close at N57.01 kobo, Flour Mills Nigeria Plc depreciated by N1.33 kobo to close at N28.52 kobo, while Unilever Nigeria Plc down by N0.55 kobo to close at N45.00.
Further analysis of yesterday’s trading showed Zenith International Bank as the most active during the day, trading 57.242 million shares worth N1.324billion, United Bank for Africa followed with 40.592 million shares valued at N378.667million, and Guaranty Trust Bank traded 28.495 million shares worth N1.162billion. Access Bank Plc sold 24.546 million shares worth N243.248million, while FBNHoldings exchanged 12.091 million shares valued at N72.519million.