Market Performance Report for April 8th, 2022.
Transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Exchange on Friday closed on a positive note as the All Share Index appreciated by 0.19% to settle at 46,631.46 points, from the previous close of 46,543.51 points, bringing the year-to-date to -0.31, the month-to-date to -1.91% and the week-to-date to -0.71% respectively.
Investors gained N120Billion as market capitalisation appreciated by 0.19% to close at N25.139trillion from the previous close of N25.092trillion. An aggregate of 154.123Million units of shares were traded in 4,515 deals valued at N2,350Billion.
The market breadth closed positive as 20 equities gained while 15 equities declined in their share prices.
Conoil Plc led other gainers with 9.89% growth to close at N24.45 from the previous close of N22.25.
RT Briscoe, Japaul Gold and Meyer Plc amongst other gainers also grew their share prices by 9.80%, 9.68% and 9.57% respectively.
Veritas Kapital Plc led other price decliners as it shed 8.70% off its share price to close at N0.21 from the previous close of N0.23.
UACN, Transcorp Hotel and UPDC Reit Plc amongst other losers also shed their share prices by 7.49%, 6.78% and 2.94% respectively.
Fidelity Bank Plc traded about 44.426MIllion units of its shares in 132 deals, valued at N155.626Million.
Transcorp Plc traded about 30,722million units of its shares 132 deals, valued at N34.849Million.
Zenith Bank Plc traded about 23.296million units of its shares in 697 deals, valued at N531.587Million.