Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers, Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed today’s trading session on a positive note. The All Share Index closed at 32,129.94 basis points. Year to date, the index is up 2.23% 

Top Gainers and Losers 

McNichols Plc was the best performing stock today. The stock gained 9.80% to close at N0.56. Cutix Plc gained 9.76% to close at N2.25. NPF Microfinance Bank gained 9.72% to close at N1.58. 

On the flip side, PZ Cussons Nigeria was the worst performing stock today. The stock shed 9.67% to close at N12.15. Livestock Feeds Plc shed 8.96% to close at N0.61. Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc rounds up the top three losers for the day to declining by 7.14% to close at N0.26.  

Top Trades by Volume  

Diamond Bank was the most actively traded stock. 33 million shares valued at N82.1 million were traded in 109 deals. UBA was next with 31.6 million shares valued at N239 million traded in 191 deals. Zenith Bank rounds up the top three most actively traded today with 28.8 million shares valued at N703 million traded in 451 deals.  

Onome Ohwovoriole has a degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Benin and prior to joining Nairametrics in December 2016 as Lead Analyst had stints in Publishing, Automobile Services, Entertainment and Leadership Training. He covers companies in the Nigerian corporate space, especially those listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). He also has a keen interest in new frontiers like Cryptocurrencies and Fintech. In his spare time, he loves to read books on finance, fiction as well as keep up with happenings in the world of international diplomacy. You can contact him via


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