Index sustains loss streak, market closes 1.42% lower

Trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday closed in red as the All Share Index (ASI) declined further by 1.42 percent to close at 32,006.65 points as against the previous close of 32,466.27 points on Wednesday. Market capitalisation dropped by 1.42 percent, closing at N11.685 trillion from the previous close […]

Again, bears regain hold as market dips 0.08% (30/10/18)

Trading activities on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange closed negative on Tuesday, as the All Share Index declined 0.08 percent from 33,196.07 points on Monday to close at 33,167.88 points. Market capitalization dipped by 0.08 percent closing at N12.109 trillion as against the N12.119 trillion grossed on Monday, shedding about N10 billion. However, […]

Equity market gains 0.88% on bulllish take off (29/10/18)

Nigeria’s equity market opened on a promising note for investors on Monday, gaining 0.88 percent in value. Specifically, the bourse gained 288.74 points or N105 billion to see the all share index (ASI) rising to 33,196.07 points while market capitalization grew to N12.119 trillion at the close of the day’s trading. Although a cross section […]

Equities market reverses losses, gains 0.44% (25/10/18)

Trading activities on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday closed positively as the All Share Index (ASI) grew by 0.44 percent to close at 32,545.06 points as against the previous close of 32,403.60 points on Wednesday. Market capitalisation grew by 0.43 percent to close at N11.881 trillion as against the previous […]

Stock market extends gains, closes 0.69% higher (23/10/18)

The Nigerian Bourse on Tuesday extended gains to four straight trading sessions with the benchmark indices of the All-Share Index growing by 0.69 percent while the market’s Year-to-Date (YTD) returns remained at -13.21 percent at the end of the trading session. In specific terms, the All-Share Index closed at 33,191.45 points as against 32,962.82 points […]

Stock market opens trading with 0.37% gain

The Nigerian equity market opens the week with a positive close, making it three straight sessions of gains as the All Share Index advanced 0.37 percent, adding 121.130 points, to close at 32,962.82 away from the previous close of 32,841.69 points. The market capitalisation with about N44 billion increase, closed at N12.039 trillion as against […]

Market reverses loss trend, index up 0.70%

Trading activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday closed in green as the benchmark indices of the All Share Index (ASI) grew by 0.70 percent to close at 32,664.63 points from the previous close of 32,437.35 points on Wednesday. Market capitalisation grew by 0.70 percent, closing at N11.925 trillion as against the previous close […]

Investors lose N104bn to panic sell-off of stocks

The Nigeria equities market dipped on Wednesday, losing 0.87 percent in value as panic sell-off on some highly capitalised stocks triggered a downward trend on the bourse to close at 32,437.35 points. Specifically, market capitalization closed at N11.842 trillion, depreciating by N104 billion or 284.83 points The development caused Dangote cement to lose 2.44 percent, […]

Stock market halts loss streak, gains N113bn

The equity market of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed higher on Tuesday, gaining 0.95 percent, representing N113 billion value addition to reverse Monday’s negative performance. In summary, the market capitalization increased by N113.70 billion, closing at N11.95 trillion while the All Share Index (ASI) rose by 308.70 absolute points, to close at 32,722.18 points […]

Again, stock market value dips by N16bn

Trading on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Monday closed lower from the previous trading session as the All Share Index (ASI) declined 0.13 percent to stand at 32,413.48 points against 32,456.98 points of the last trading session. The bearish hold also led market capitalisation to dip by 0.14 percent, settling at N11.833 trillion […]