NGX All Share Index closes on a Positive note… ASI gains 99 Basis Point
The Nigerian Exchange Limited Bourse closed Positive. The benchmark All Share
Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.99% to close at 42,435.16. Market Capitalization
increased by 217.19 billion to close at N22.14 trillion while the Year-to-Date (YtD)
returns settled at 5.37%.
What shaped today’s market direction?
Today’s market direction can be largely attributed to gains recorded in large and
mid-cap stocks in Banking, Industrial and Consumer Goods. Some of today’s market
gainers include: MEYER (7.69%), DANGSUGAR (6.67%), HONYFLOUR (6.51%), UBA
(5.30%), JAIZBANK (4.69%), MTNN (4.49%), ETI (4.29%), ACCESS (3.45%), SEPLAT
(2.46%), WAPCO (2.14%), STERLNBANK (2.05%), OANDO (0.67%) and GTCO (0.62%)
The NASD market closed Negative after today’s trading activities as the Unlisted
Securities Index (USI) decreased by 0.25% to close at 729.82. Consequently, Market
Capitalization closed at 602.96 billion. Market activity measured by aggregate
volume increased by 168.87% while value increased by 72.45%. Investors traded a
total of 1,868,246 units of shares valued at N37.99 million in 14 deals.
please find here our Daily Financial Market update for today,December 8, 2021