Daily Market Update (Equities)
The Nigerian Equities market closed the week positively as its benchmark index rose by 0.10% to 67,200.69 points. As a result, its year-to-date (YtD) returns increased to 31.12% (vs. Yesterday’s YtD: 30.99%). The gains recorded in DANGSUGAR, NASCON and ACCESSCORP offset the losses incurred in Transnational Corp, FBNH and SFH.
The Total Volume and Value traded for today are 224.07mn units and NGN4.17bn. GTCO traded the highest in terms of Volume and Value.
Today, ELLAHLAKES, CHIPLC and JOHNHOLT topped the gainers’ chart, while DAARCOMM, FTNCOCOA and CAVERTON topped the losers’ chart.