Nigerian stocks ended the first trading session of the week on an impressive note.
Consequently, the All-Share Index appreciated by 0.89% to close at 38,722.87 index points as against 38.382.39 index points recorded in the previous trading session. Nigerian investors printed gains of N178.14 billion at the end of Monday’s trading session.
Year-to-date return and market capitalization settled at -3.80%, and N20.25 trillion respectively. The local bourse recorded 26 gainers against 6 losers to begin trading on the positive route.
JBERGER (+10.00%) led the gainer’s chart today, while CHAMPION (-8.20%) was the top loser.
JBERGER N17 1.7 10.00% to close at N18.7
STANBIC N40 4 10.00% to close at N44
UACN N7.5 0.5 6.67%to close at N8
JOHNHOLT N0.46 0.03 6.52% to close at N0.49
INTBREW N5.1 0.3 5.88% to close at N5.4
CHAMPION 8.20% to close at N2.24
JAIZBANK N0.67 -0.03 -4.48% to close at N0.64
JAPAULGOLD N0.49 -0.02 -4.08% to close at N0.47
CHIPLC N0.31 -0.01 -3.23% to close at N0.3
EARNAFRCA N1.1 -0.03 -2.73% to close at N1.07
Trading activities on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Monday closed on a positive route following gains recorded by blue-chip firms like STANBIC, JBERGER, and UACN.
Nairametrics, however, envisages cautious buying amid growing uncertainty in Nigeria’s key international market, which includes resurging COVID-19 cases.
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