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MARKET UPDATE – Thursday, 17 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market rebounded to halt its three day losing streak. The All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.59% to close at 36,316.58 while the market capitalization closed at N12.52 trillion. Custodian and Allied Insurance (30.3mn) Zenith Bank(25.97mn) GT Bank (24.72mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Wednesday, 16 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market recorded another bearish performance as 10 stocks appreciated in value against 30 declining. The All Share Index (ASI) declined by 2.68% to close at 36,102.38 while the market capitalization closed at N12.44 trillion. FBN Holdings(34.46mn) Access Bank(27.42mn) GT Bank (25.15mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The … Continue reading

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EARNINGS ALERT -Tuesday, August 15, 2017

GUARANTY TRUST BANK PLC recently released its audited Q2 2017 results with EPS of N2.96. Please find attached the full result of GUARANTY TRUST BANK PLC as released on the NSE and see key highlights below: Gross earnings grew marginally by 2.01% to N214.1bn in Q2 2017. … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Tuesday, 15 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market traded lower for the second consecutive day. The All Share Index (ASI) declined by 2.25% to close at 37,096.6 while the market capitalization closed at N12.78 trillion. Access Bank(179.30mn) Zenith Bank(40.14mn) UBA Holdings (24.88mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was 391.63 million … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Monday, 14 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market opened the week on a negative note. The All Share Index (ASI) declined by 0.65% to close at 37,950.96 while the market capitalization closed at N13.08 trillion. Access Bank(169.66mn) GT Bank(26.17mn) FBN Holdings (17.79mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Wednesday, 9 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market closed higher as 21 stocks appreciated in value against 22 declining. The All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.38% to close at 38,144.02 while the market capitalization closed at N13.15 trillion. Jaiz Bank (48.47mn), FCMB (47.22mn) and FBN Holdings (25.64mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Tuesday, 8 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market soared by N163.43bn as 30 stocks appreciated. The All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 1.26% to close at 37,999.56 while the market capitalization closed at N13.09 trillion. FCMB (20.21mn), Zenith Bank (16.91mn) and Sterling Bank (15.67mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was 218.22 million … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Monday, 7 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market opened another week higher. The All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.27% to close at 37,525.38 while the market capitalization closed at N12.93 trillion. Access Bank(46.29mn), Zenith Bank (29.57mn) and GT Bank (25.54mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was 254.49 million in 4,600 deals and the value of … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Friday, 4 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market closed the week on a positive note. The All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.78% to close at 37,425.15 while the market capitalization closed at N12.89 trillion. Wapic Insurance(118.55mn), Zenith Bank (80.33mn) and Access Bank (78.72mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was 515.47 million … Continue reading

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MARKET UPDATE – Thursday, 3 August, 2017

The Nigerian equity market recorded its third positive performance for the month of August as the All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.62% to close at 37,135.23 while the market capitalization closed at N12.79 trillion. Livestock(134.49mn), Access Bank (73.54mn) and GT Bank (48.90mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of … Continue reading

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