The Nigerian bourse recovered from the long bearish run today. The market capitalisation closed higher at N12.758 trillion while the All Share Index appreciated by 0.19% to close today’s session at 26,434 basis points. Year to date, the index is down by 15.90.
MTNN led advancers today, rising by 1.72% to close at N118. C & I Leasing gained 9.26% to close at N5.9. Flour Mills grew marginally by 1.58% to N19.3. UBA climbed by 3.85% to end the day at N6.75. UACN completed the pack, adding up 3.11% to close today’s trade at N8.3.
Stanbic topped the losers’ table, shedding 1.90% to close at N36.10. GTB plunged to N28 with 2.27% loss in value. Chellarams fell by 9.74% to end the day at N2.78. FBN Holdings went down by 1.59% to close at N6.20. ETI depreciated by 6.4% to close at N1.54.
180.228 million shares valued at N3.025 trillion were traded today in 2,951 deals.
UBA was the most active trade today, trading shares 29.335 million shares worth N192.722 million in 143 deals. Zenith Bank traded 19.854 million shares priced at N366.310 million in 255 deals. 15.638 million shares of Guinness estimated at N460.631 million exchanged hands in 52 deals. GTB had 13.323 million shares worth N373.003 million traded in 208 deals. Access Bank traded 12.977 million shares worth N119.442 million in 226 deals.
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