The Nigerian Stock Exchange All Share Index (NSE ASI) and the Market Capitalization increased by 0.51%, while the Year-to-Date return stood at -13.47%.
The All Share Index closed at 24,784.95 against the previous close of 24,659.17 while Market Capitalization closed at ₦8.526 trillion against previous close of ₦8.482 trillion. Volume traded decreased by 30.42% from 228.904 million to 159.262 million, while the total value of stock traded decreased by 22.76% from ₦1.441 billion to ₦1.113 billion in 2,698 deals.
The Financial Services sector led the activity chart with 131.785 million shares exchanged for ₦0.698 billion. Agriculture came next with 9.365 million shares traded for ₦0.015 billion, Consumer Goods, Oil And Gas, Industrial Goods sectors followed in that order on the activity chart.
FBNH, Guaranty, Zenithbank, Access and UCAP were the most active stocks by volume. Tigerbrands, Eterna, UAC-PROP, Oando and Dangsugar emerged the highest price gainers on the chart, while Skyebank, Airservice, Custodyins, Johnholt and Josbrew topped the losers chart.