CATEGORY: NIGERIAN STOCKS

Why Fidson may acquire May and Baker

Nairametrics| Though the Nigerian Stock Exchange has witnessed an uptick, stocks in the healthcare sector have typically being laggards....


Outstanding shares of all companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

The table below is the list of all the quoted companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange as at...


Billions made as Nigerian stock market post best week since Buhari won election

The Nigerian All Share Index capped the week ended May 12 with one of the best runs we have...



What SEC says will happen to those who buy shares with false names

Nairametrics| The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has given a six month grace period to individuals who made illegal...


Nigerian Stocks: Will the 5 day winning streak fizzle out soon?

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed the week ending May 5th 2017 on a winning streak as the bulls...



Why The NSE Wants More Transparent Funds And REITS

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently issued amended guidelines for Closed-End Funds and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT)....


Is The London Stock Exchange Tapping Nigerian Companies?

Nairametrics| The London Stock Exchange (LSE) recently released a list of the top 50 firms in Africa to watch...


The Nigerian Stock Exchange Needs To Stop This “Ritual”

Nairametrics| Every year, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) announces that it would fine companies who delay in submitting their results...


When To Avoid Selling A Stock Before It’s Marked Down

Nairametrics| So let’s assume you buy a stock for N2.50 and it is currently trading at N3 per share. The...


Is United Capital Experiencing A Bear Trap?

  Nairametrics| United Capital’s share price dropped for the 4th straight day as investors continued taking profits ahead of...


New Rule: Stocbrokers No Longer Need To Be Jack Of All Trades 

The Chartered Institute Of Stockbrokers (CIS) has rolled out a new certification programme whereby stock brokers can now focus...


Access Bank Divests From Stanbic IBTC Pension

In a statement to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Access bank plc announced its divestment from Stanbic Ibtc Pension...


Does Staco Insurance Have A New Investor ?

Nairametrics|Staco Insurance Plc has witnessed heavy trades in its stock over the past one week. So far, over 100...


When Does One Walk Away From A Stock?

Nairametrics|Greed is one of the most repulsive, yet common human trait. It is also an essential quality needed for...


PSL/NSE Scandal: How The NSE Can Checkmate ‘Errant Stockbrokers’

Nairametrics| Last week, the Nigerian capital markets was rocked with yet another scandal. A stockbroker, Mr Victor Ogiemwonyi was...


EFCC Charges Stockbroker To Court

In perhaps the first example of the collaboration between the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Economic And...


Is Continental Reinsurance A Buy/Sell/Hold ?

Nairametrics|Continental Reinsurance, the only listed re-insurance firm in the country today hit a new year high of N1.17 Naira...


Why Revised Short Selling and Market Making Rules Will Boost Capital Market Activities

At the 2016 Review/2017 Outlook briefing by NSE DG Oscar Onyeama, he stated that short selling was now open...


Key Takeaways From The Nigeria Stock Exchange 2016 Review/2017 Outlook

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday held its 2016 review/2017 Outlook.  The event was a forum for the management...