At the close of the market today, the Equity Market ended trading session with an aggregate of 27,743.92 to produce a gain of 0.53% (compared to 27,596.81 and 0.89% loss recorded yesterday).
The market breadth (No of Gainers/No of Losers) slightly improved compared to yesterday (0.60x vs. 0.59x). 12 Gainers were recorded against 20 Losers in the trading chart.
The top 5 Gainers were DANGCEM (+1.99), GUARANTY (+0.99), NB (+0.98), CAVERTON (+0.22) and IKEJA HOTEL (+0.16). The top 5 Losers were MOBIL (-6.94), GUINNESS (-2), JBERGER (-1.97), ETI (-0.50) and INTBREW (-0.50).
5 most actively traded stocks were GUARANTY, FBNH, ZENITH, NB and TRANSCORP.
In terms of VOLUME, DIAMOND, ZENITH, GUARANTY, FBNH andn UBA topped the list of equities on the trading chart.
Furthermore, within the Nigerian All Share Index, the Banking index posted the strongest gain of 1.05%, followed by the Industrial, Insurance and Consumer Goods indices with gains of 0.63%, 0.06% and 0.06%, while the Oil & Gas indices posted a loss of 0.40%.