The Nigerian equity market on Wednesday gained 0.69%, sustaining yesterday’s uptrend. Similarly, market breadth closed positive recording 27 gainers against 19 losers.
In summary, the All Share Index (ASI) gained 193.13 absolute points, representing a growth of 0.69% to close at 28,286.43 points. Similarly, the Market Capitalization gained N66.77 billion, representing a growth of 0.69% to close at N9.78 trillion.
The upturn was impacted by gains recorded in medium and large capitalized stocks, amongst which are; SEPLAT (+4.64%), FBNH (+3.41%) ZENITH (+1.69%), UBA (+1.57%), GTB (+1.46%), NB (+1.39%), ACCESS (+1.36%), DANGCEM (+0.61%), FLOURMILLS (+0.42%) and TOTAL (+0.02%).
MARKET STATISTICS- May 24, 2017
|Cap (N)||9,778,776,558,908.11||One Day(ASI CHG)||+0.69%|
|Index||28,286.43||One Week(ASI CHG)||+1.36%|
|Volume||311,276,249||One Month(ASI CHG)||+9.86%|
|Value (N)||3,458,118,047.84||Six Months(ASI CHG)||+10.09%|
|Deals||4,194||52 Weeks(ASI CHG)||+4.01%|