|Transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday closed on a negative note as the All Share Index depreciated by 0.01% to settle at 47,102.64 points, from the previous close of 47.108.25 points, bringing the year-to-date to 0.84%, the month-to-date to 1.31% and the week-to-date to -0.37% respectively.
Investors lost N6Billion as market capitalisation depreciated to close at N25.385trillion from the previous close of N25.390trillion. An aggregate of 357.764Million units of shares were traded in 4,251 deals, valued at N6.482Billion.
The market breadth closed positive as 32 equities gained while 17 equities declined in their share prices.
NNFM Plc led other gainers with 10% growth to close at N9.90 from the previous close of N9.00.
RT Briscoe, Honywell Flour, and SCOA Plc amongst other gainers also grew their share prices by 10%, 9.91% and 9.74% respectively.
CWG Plc led other price decliners as it shed 9.76% off its share price to close at N1.11 from the previous close of N1.23.
Champion Brewery, Lasaco Insurance and Seplat Plc amongst other losers also shed their share prices by 8.89%, 7.08% and 5.88% respectively.
GTCO Plc traded about 130.140million units of its shares in 270 deals, valued at N3.416Billion.
United Capital Plc traded about 30.275million units of its shares 152 deals, valued at N353.717Million.
Fidelity Bank Plc traded about 26.496million units of its shares in 202 deals, valued at N79.171Million.