The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed in the green, for the second day in a row. The All Share Index closed today’s trading at 30,773.57 basis points, up 0.09%. Year to date, the index is down 2.09%
Top Gainers and Losers
Beta Glass Plc was the best performing stock today. The stock gained 10% to close at N66.
ABC Transport Plc was next. The stock appreciated by 8.33% to close at N0.39, resuming an uptick in price from last week.
Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc rounds up the top three gainers for today. The stock gained 6.90% to close at N0.31.
On the flip side, AG Leventis Plc was the worst performing stock today. The stock declined by 6.90% to close at N0.27. NAHCO Plc shed 3.77% to close at N3.32. Unity Bank Plc rounds up the top losers for the day, declining by 3.23% to close at N0.82.
Top Trades By Volume
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc was the most actively traded stock today. 49.2 million shares valued at N1.6 billion traded in 174 deals. Zenith Bank Plc was next with 20.7 million shares valued at N473 million traded in 327 deals. FBN Holdings Plc rounds up the top three most actively traded stocks for today. 18.8 million shares valued at N140 million traded in 238 deals.
CHI lists additional shares
Consolidated Hallmark Insurance today listed 1.1 billion additional shares following the conclusion of a private placement.
The company’s outstanding shares have thus increased from 7,000,000,000 to 8,130,000,000 ordinary shares of 50 kobo each.