CATEGORY: ANALYSIS


Cadbury, Time For Change In Strategy And Management

Nairametrics|Cadbury Nigeria Plc,  released its audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 2016. An old rule of thumb...


Forte: In Otedola We Trust

Nairametrics| Imagine you had N1 million and decided to buy Forte Oil shares at N12 only to sell it about...


Why Black Market Is Not Going Away Even If We Float

Nairametrics| As at Friday, the 17th of March 2017, the exchange rate at the black market was about N455/$1 compared to...


FBN Money Market Fund Is At Its Highest Since 2013

Nairametrics| The yield on FBN Money Market fund rose to 17.21 percent on March 15th, the highest since 2013 when...


The Latest Drop In Inflation Rate Could Be A Blip?

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics released its 2016 February consumer price index confirming inflation rate for the month of...


NASD To List Nigerian Football Clubs in 3rd Quarter; These Are The Clubs

Nairametrics| The National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD), in collaboration with the League Management Company (LMC), has announced that eight...


Shea Butter Advantage: Lessons From Niger State

A quick search on Amazon showed that 1 pound of Grade-A unrefined Shea butter sells for $11.70. More than...


Analysis: What If ‘Buharinomics’ Is Right About Its Approach To Market Reforms

Nairametrics| Over the course of the last decade, most people in the world have felt the pains of neoliberalism’s...


Why GDP Growth Rate Drops Every Election Year In Nigeria

Nairametrics| The Federal Government released its 2017 National Economic Recovery Growth Plan (a Medium-Term Plan for 2017 – 2020),...


How Stanbic IBTC Mutual Fund Performed In 2016

Nairametrics| Stanbic IBTC Absolute Fund made an 11.5% return for the year ended Dec. 31 2016 and its asset...


How They Are All Connected To The Etisalat Web Of Debt

Nairametrics| With Etisalat, the duo of the Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) have a big...


Why GTB Did Better Than Zenith In 2016

Nairametrics| Zenith Bank and GT Bank are two of the most profitable banks in Nigerian history. They were both...


Analysis: Largest Mutual Fund Managers by Asset In Nigeria

Nairametrics| Not too long ago Quantitative Financial Analytics reported that FBN Capital Asset management lost its position as the...


Analysis: How Much GTB Made From Devaluation

Nairametrics| For a lot of Nigerians, the devaluation of the Naira in 2016 was painful, especially when you consider the negative...


Analysis: “Strong Buy” Recommended After GTB’s Record Breaking Profit

GTB released its 2016 FY results showing profits rose 33% to N132 billion. Here is a cursory analysis of...


5 Possible Reasons Why Etisalat Defaulted

Nairametrics| Business definitely looked rosier for Etisalat after six months of operations in Nigeria. The telecoms company with a...


What Shell’s Bonga Shutdown Means For The Nigerian Economy

Nairametrics| Nigeria has had what you can describe as one of the best two quarters since the Buhari administration.  The...


Deal: Regency Alliance And NEM Insurance Merge Ghana Units?

Nairametrics|Regency Alliance Insurance recently put out a notice to the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) that its subsidiary in Ghana...


Naira Depreciation Cost Nestle N23 billion In Exchange Rate Loss

Nairametrics| Nestle Nigeria Plc released its 2016 results showing revenues rose 20% to N181.9 billion (2015: N151.2 billion). Profit after...


Exclusive: How Dangote Cement Avoided N64.4 billion Tax Charge In 2016 FY Results

Nairametrics| It’s not every Nigerian company that gets to claim a tax benefit from a Scheme that’s currently under...