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Daily Financial Markets Report for August 3, 2021

Equities market closes on a Positive note… ASI gains 81 Basis Point

The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) closed Positive. The benchmark All Share
Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.81% to close at 38,917.99. Market Capitalization
increased by 163 Billion to close at N20.27 trillion while the Year-to-Date (YtD)
returns settled at –3.36%.
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 sector. Some of today’s
market gainers include: WEMABANK (5.95%), UPDC (5.93%), AIRTELAFRI (5.69%),
COURTVILLE (4.17%), UNILEVER (2.11%), MTNN (1.79%), MANSARD (1.14%),
GUINNESS (0.95%), NAHCO (0.82%) and FIDELITYBK (0.42%) amongst others.

NASD Market
The NASD market closed Negative after today’s trading activities as the Unlisted
Securities Index (USI) declined by 0.16% to close at 748.76. Consequently, Market
Capitalization closed at 650.80 billion. Market activity measured by aggregate
volume decreased by 63.99% while value decreased by 99.18%. Investors traded a
total of 2,671,373 units of shares valued at N7.086 million in 10 deals.

Please find here our Daily Financial Market update for today, August 3, 2021

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Daily Financial Markets Report for August 2, 2021

Equities market closes on a Positive note… ASI gains 15 Basis Point

The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) closed Positive. The benchmark All Share
Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.15% to close at 38,604.72. Market Capitalization
increased by 30 Billion to close at N20.11 trillion while the Year-to-Date (YtD)
returns settled at –4.14%.
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, Agriculture and Consumer goods sector. Some of today’s
market gainers include: JBERGER (8.89%), MBENEFIT (5.41%), CHIPLC (5.17%),
COURTVILLE (4.35%), WEMABANK (2.44%), MTNN (1.82%), UNILEVER (1.43%),
FBNH (1.35%), AFRIPRUD (0.79%) and ZENITHBANK (0.20%) amongst others.

NASD Market
The NASD market closed Negative after today’s trading activities as the Unlisted
Securities Index (USI) declined by 0.33% to close at 749.98. Consequently, Market
Capitalization closed at 651.86 billion. Market activity measured by aggregate
volume increased by 398.88% while value increased by 2,292.82%. Investors traded
a total of 7,418,884 units of shares valued at N861 million in 32 deals.

Please find here our Daily Financial Market update for today, August 2, 2021

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Daily Financial Markets Report for July 30, 2021

Equities market closes on a Positive note… ASI gains 16 Basis Point

The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) closed Positive. The benchmark All Share
Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.16% to close at 38,547.08. Market Capitalization
increased by 32 Billion to close at N20.08 trillion while the Year-to-Date (YtD)
returns settled at –4.28%.
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, Agriculture and Consumer goods sector. Some of today’s
market gainers include: TRANSCORP (9.68%), HONYFLOUR (5.00%), OANDO
(2.95%), UCAP (2.40%), FIDELITYBK (2.13%), UBN (1.92%), DANGSUGAR (1.65%),
PRESCO (1.43%), BUACEMENT (1.04%), MTNN (0.55%), ACCESS (0.55%), ZENITH
(0.41%) and DANGCEM (0.04%) amongst others.

NASD Market
The NASD market closed Negative after today’s trading activities as the Unlisted
Securities Index (USI) declined by 0.10% to close at 752.50. Consequently, Market
Capitalization closed at 654.05 billion. Market activity measured by aggregate
volume decreased by 60.34% while value decreased by 44.93%. Investors traded a
total of 1,487,100 units of shares valued at N35 million in 27 deal

Please find here our Daily Financial Market update for today, July 30, 2021

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Daily Financial Markets Report for July 29, 2021

Equities market closes on a Negative note… ASI loses 79 Basis Point

The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) closed Negative. The benchmark All Share
Index (ASI) depreciated by 0.79% to close at 38,484.82. Market Capitalization
decreased by 159 Billion to close at N20.05 trillion while the Year-to-Date (YtD)
returns settled at –4.43%.
What shaped today’s market direction?
Today’s market direction can be largely attributed to losses recorded in large and
mid-cap stocks in Banking, Agriculture and Consumer goods sector. Some of today’s
market losers include: OANDO (-9.70%), UACN (-8.93%), UPDC (-5.56%),
BUACEMENT (-5.21%), HONYFLOUR (-4.76%), UBN (-3.70%), NASCON (-3.67%),
FLOURMILLS (-2.44%), GTCO (-1.69%), DANGSUGAR (-1.62%), ACCESS (-1.61%),
UCAP (-1.45%), UBA (-1.30%), FCMB (-0.99%) and FBNH (-0.67%) amongst others.

NASD Market
The NASD market closed Flat after today’s trading activities as the Unlisted
Securities Index (USI) remained unchanged to close at 753.24. Consequently, Market
Capitalization closed at 654.69 billion. Market activity measured by aggregate
volume decreased by 20.58% while value decreased by 41.96%. Investors traded a
total of 3,749,192 units of shares valued at N65 million in 34 deals.

Please find here our Daily Financial Market update for today, July 29, 2021

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