Transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Friday closed on a negative note as the All Share Index depreciated by 0.11% to settle at 47,279.92 points, from the previous close of 47.329.80 points, bringing the year-to-date to 10.55%, the month-to-date to 1.40% and the week-to-date to 2.31% respectively.
Investors lost N27Billion as Market Capitalization depreciated by 0.11% to close at N25.477trillion from the previous close of N25.504trillion. An aggregate of 225.686Million units of shares were traded in 4,093 deals, valued at N2.386Billion.
The market breadth closed negative as 18 equities gained while 24 equities declined in their share prices.
SCOA Plc led other gainers with 9.65% growth to close at N1.25 from the previous close of N1.14.
Living Trust, Jaiz Bank, Champion Brewery Plc amongst other gainers also grew their share prices by 8.77%, 5,97% and 4.76% respectively.
Presco Plc led other price decliners as it shed 10% off its share price to close at N94.50 from the previous close of N105.
NEM Insurance, International Brewery and UPL Plc amongst other losers also shed their share prices by 9.76%, 9.40% and 5.66% respectively.
Fidelity Bank Plc traded about 71.191million units of its shares in 138 deals, valued at N24.854Million.
RT Briscoe Plc traded about 23.614million units of its shares 111 deals, valued at N6.858Million.
Transcorp Plc traded about 16.393million units of its shares in 117 deals, valued at N18.530Million.
February 4, 2022