NSEASI gains 1.17%

YTD returns stand at 33.1%

Ayotunde Johnston | Thursday, 05 October 2017 5:09pm | markets

source: @CADBURY

ALL SHARE INDEX

35,773.98

DEALS

3,327.00

VOLUME

317,440,638.00

VALUE

2,853,491,810.76

MARKET CAPITALIZATION

N12.314 trillion

The equities market closed today on a positive note as the All Share Index increased by 1.17% to close at 35,773.98 points compared to Wednesday’s closing rate of at 35,358.57points.

Additionally, market capitalization increased by N143 billion to close at N12.314 trillion as against Wednesday’s closing rate of N12.171 trillion. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at 33.1%.

Today’s trading top gainers list was led by Dangote Cement Plc which gained N5 to close at N215 per share. Nestle Nigeria Plc followed, gaining N2.99 to close at N1223.01 per share while Presco Plc gained N2.95 to close at N61.95 per share.

Lafarge Africa Plc gained N2.08 to close at N54.1 per share, while Nigerian Breweries Plc gained N2 to close at N163.6 per share.

11 Plc recorded the highest price loss to lead the losers table, dropping by N8.28 to close at N161.72 per share. MRS Oil Nigeria Plc followed as it dropped N1.51 to close at N28.88 per share, while PZ Cussons Plc dropped N0.68 to close at N23.55 per share.

Cadbury Nigeria Plc dropped by N0.54 to close at N10.26 per share, while Ecobank Transnational Incorporated Plc dropped by N0.35 to close at N16.75 per share.

The uncertainty surrounding the stock market are starting to clear and with no major policy changes, the rally in the stock market can be attributed to this.

GAINERS

COMPANIES

YESTERDAY’S CLOSING PRICE

CLOSING PRICE

CHANGE

DANGCEM

N210

N215

N5

NESTLE

N1220.02

N1223.01

N2.99

PRESCO

N39

N61.95

N2.95

WAPCO

N52.02

N54.1

N2.08

NB

N161.6

N163.6

N2

DECLINERS

COMPANIES

YESTERDAY’S CLOSING PRICE

CLOSING PRICE

CHANGE

MOBIL

N170

N161.72

-N8.28

MRS

N30.39

N28.88

-N1.51

PZ

N24.23

N23.55

-N0.68

CADBURY

N10.8

N10.26

-N0.54

ETI

N17.1

N16.75

-N0.35


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