Daily Market Update (Equities)
The Nigerian Equities Market halted its positive run for the week and recorded negative returns in today’s trading session. The benchmark index lost 0.14% to settle at 65,401.82 points while the Year-to-Date (YtD) returns fell to 27.61% (Yesterday: 27.79% YtD). Losses in FBNH, ACCESSCORP and ZENITHBANK offset the gains recorded in DANGSUGAR, TRANSCORP and NASCON.
The Total Volume traded for today was 583.09mn units while Total Value traded was NGN12.90bn. ACCESSCORP traded the highest in terms of Value while MTNN continued to traded the highest in terms of Volume
The top gainers for today’s trading session were CWG, ABCTRANS and NEIMETH while the top losers were FTNCOCOA, REDSTAREX and LEARNAFRICA.
Daily Market Update (Fixed Income)
Today, average yield in the Nigerian Treasury Bills market fell by 0.01% to 8.27%. However, the average yield in the FGN Bond market went up by 0.05% to 14.09%.