Nigerian Stocks ended the first trading session of the week on a bearish note. The All Share Index plunged by 0.23% to close at 41,082.38 index points as against the 0.52% gain recorded on Friday.
- Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at +2.02%. Nigerian Stock Exchange market value stood at N21,49 billion.
- Investors lost N39.54 billion
- Nigerian bourse trading turnover on Monday however printed positive, as volume gained by 10.79% as against -17.64% downtick recorded at the last trading session.
- JAPAULOIL, UNIVINSURE, and TRANSCORP were the most active to boost market turnover.
- The market breadth closed positive as CADBURY led 35 Gainers as against 21 Losers topped by FLOURMILL at the end of today’s session – an unimproved performance when compared with the previous outlook.
- CADBURY up 10.00% to close at N10.45
- BOCGAS up 9.98% to close at N13.77
- LIVESTOCK up 9.95% to close at N2.32
- GUARANTY up 1.82% to close at N33.65
- WAPCO up 0.84% to close at N24
- FLOURMILL down 5.49% to close at N31
- FBNH down 3.95% to close at N7.3
- GUINNESS down2.63% to close atN18.5
- NASCON down 1.71% to close at N17.25
- DANGCEM down 1.01% to close at N234.6
Nigerian Stocks ended the first trading session of the week on a negative note amid falling oil prices.
- Buying pressure from blue-chip stocks, particularly GTBank, WAPCO could not help the Stock bulls in maintaining their run on the account of profit-taking notice in Dangote, First Bank, and Flour mills.
- Nairametrics expects you to seek the advice of a certified stockbroker or financial advisor in choosing stocks to buy, as some Nigerian stocks exhibit cyclic return.