Daily Market Update (Equities)
The Nigerian Equities market closed positive today, as its benchmark index, the NGX All Share Index (ASI) went up by 0.12% to 71,112.99 points. This was spurred on by gains in SEPLAT, TRANSCORP and UBA offsetting losses in MTNN, DANGSUGAR and BETAGLAS. Notably the market’s year-to-date (YtD) returns advanced to 38.75% from 38.58% yesterday.
Today, JAIZBANK traded the most by Volume while GTCO traded the most based on Value.
The top gainers for today were MULTIVERSE, CILEASING and NNFM while ABCTRANS, BETAGLAS and JAPAULGOLD topped the losers’ chart.