Transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Tuesday closed on a positive note as the All Share Index appreciated by 0.03% to settle at 47,246.90 points, from the previous close of 47.233.91 points, bringing the year-to-date to 0.15%, the month-to-date to 1.62% and the week-to-date to 0.23% respectively.
Investors gained N7Billion as market capitalisation appreciated by 0.03% to close at N25.464trillion from the previous close of N25.457trillion. An aggregate of 421.821Million units of shares were traded in 5,992 deals, valued at N5,155Billion.
The market breadth closed positive as 29 equities gained while 18 equities declined in their share prices.
Learn Africa Plc led other gainers with 10% growth to close at N2.42 from the previous close of N2.20.
Niger Insurance, SCOA, and Cutix Plc amongst other gainers also grew their share prices by 10%, 9.79% and 9.65% respectively.
Ellah Lakes Plc led other price decliners as it shed 9.88% off its share price to close at N3.83 from the previous close of N4.25.
Veritas Kapital, Courtville and Guinness Plc amongst other losers also shed their share prices by 8%, 5.56% and 5.34% respectively.
UCAP Plc traded about 66.098million units of its shares in 857 deals, valued at N889.150Billion.
Transcorp Plc traded about 53.531million units of its shares 236 deals, valued at N66.282Billion.
Zenith Bank Plc traded about 51.634million units of its shares in 307 deals, valued at N1.392Billion.
February 22, 2022