The Nigerian Stock Exchange ended Monday’s trading session this week, in negative territory. The All Share Index closed at 29.162.24 basis points, down 1.53%.
Year to date, the index is down 7.22%.
Top Gainers and Losers
Mutual Benefit Assurance Plc was the best performing stock today. The stock gained 10% to close at N0.22. Neimeth International Pharmaceuticals Plc gained 9.80% to close at N0.56. Learn Africa Plc rounds up the top three gainers for today. The stock gained 8.94% to close at N0.25.
On the flip side, Fidson Healthcare Plc was the worst performing stock today. The stock declined by 10% to close at N4.05. Tripple Gee And Company Plc fell by 9.09% to close at 0.70. NPF Microfinance Bank Plc rounds up the top three losers for the day. The stock shed 8.72% to close at N1.36.
Top Trades by Volume
Sterling Bank Plc was the most actively traded stock today. 93.4 million shares valued at N242 million were traded in 51 deals. Guaranty Bank Plc was next with 78.3 million shares valued at 218 million traded in 528 deals. Tripple Gee and Company Plc rounds up the top three most actively traded stocks today. 60 million shares valued at N42 million were traded in 7 deals.