Nigerian Stock market starts the week positive with 0.93% gain and Investors gaining N256b on Monday

The benchmark NGX All-Share index increased by 0.93% to close at 51,693.08 points on Monday, helping the Nigerian Exchange start the week on a high note. Trade turnover was lower than it had been during the previous session, with a 60.96% decrease in transaction value. 3,900 transactions totaling 229.22 million shares worth N2.91 billion were completed.

The year-to-date (YTD) return increased to 0.88% and the market capitalization increased by N260.37 billion to close at N28.16 trillion. Overall, the market remained positive with AIRTELAFRI (+5.16%), NB (+1.91%), and FBNH (+0.45%), which offset losses in ZENITHBANK (-0.61%), GTCO (-1.25%), and STANBIC (-4.33%).

With 85.18 million traded units, STERLNBANK (+0.00%) dominated the volume chart, while AIRTELAFRI (+5.16%) headed the value chart with transactions totaling N1.03 billion.

Market breadth ended the day negative with a ratio of 1.25 declining stocks to advancing issues. On the loser’s log, Union Bank (-8.63%) was in front of fourteen (14) other participants, while AIRTEL (+5.16%) was in front of eleven (11) other participants.

NGX Market Indices  

  • NGX ASI: 51,693.08 points
  • Previous ASI: 51,222.34 points
  • Percentage Day Change: 0.91%
  • Y-T-D: 0.18%

NGX Market Capitalization:   N28.155trillion

  • Volume: 229.2million
  • Value: N2.90billion
  • Deals: 3,900

NGX Top ASI gainers    

  • THOMASWY up + 9.28% to close at N1.06
  • ABCTRANS up +8.00% to close at N 0.27
  • ROYALEX up + 5.88% to close at N1.08
  • AIRTELAFRI up + 5.16% to close at N1630.00
  • CHIPLC up + 5.00% to close at N0.63

  NGX Top ASI losers   

  • UBN down – 8.63% to close at N6.35
  • WEMABANK down – 8.21% to close at N3.58
  • AIICO down – 6.25% to close at N0.60
  • CAVERTON down – 4.95% to close at N 0.96
  • STANBIC down – 4.33% to close at N32.00
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NGX Top 3 by Volume

  • STERLNBANK – 85,177,667
  • UBA – 21,623,427
  • FBNH – 20,090,894

  NGX Top 3 by Value   

  • AIRTELAFRI- N1,026,708,692
  • FBNH– N222,859,915
  • ZENITHBANK- N202,480,757

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