Daily Market Update (Equities)
The Nigerian Equities market ended today’s trading session on a positive note as its benchmark index added 0.05% to settle at 70,854.18 points. The market’s year-to-date (YtD) returns consequently increased to 38.25% from yesterday’s 38.18%. Gains in FCMB, ECOBANK and PZ Cussons offset losses in Fidelity, GTCO and DANGOTE SUGAR.
Today, JAPAULGOLD traded the highest in terms of Volume while GTCO had the highest Value traded.
Today, MEYER, FCMB, and PZ topped the gainers’ chart while CAVERTON, CUTIX and FIDELITY were the top losers.