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IS DIAMOND BANK COMING BACK FROM THE BRINK? OVER 400% RISE IN Q2 PROFITS

Continuing with my reports for the earnings season, Diamond Bank released its financial results for Q2 2012 and is widely hailed as a possible...

UBA 2012 Q2 PROFITS GROWS BY 162.7%

  UBA Plc just released their 2012 Q2 Financials and shows a 162% increase in profits after taxation. They made a profit after tax of...

Stock Picks – Top Ten Bank Stocks That May Rise 49% By Year End

I find the recent top ten Banking Stock Review by StanbicIBTC Stock Brokers quite instructive. They highlight the risk the banks face if the Naira...

PRESCO SHARES, A MISSED OPPORTUNITY TO BUY?

  INTRO Presco Oil is a leading Oil Palm Producer in Nigeria. The company is into oil palm cultivation, extraction, refining and fractionation of...

How Unilag can loose billions of Naira due to name change

      "If this business were split up, I would give you the land and bricks and mortar, and I would take the brands and trade...

Q1 Review: IS CHAMS PLC LOOSING IT’S CHARM?

Lately the Nigerian economic landscape has been blanketted with several technological initiatives. The National ID card scheme, the ever increasing use of the ATM...

Q1 REVIEW: DANGOTE SUGAR PLC, A MUST BUY?

Dangote Sugar released its Q1 financials and as expected was impressive. See below;   Revenue The Company made a revenue of N26.7b for the first quarter (Q1)...

Q1 REVIEW: UNILEVER PLC, STRUGGLING TO LEVEL UP

  Unilever Plc is one of Nigeria's oldest company. They are the owners of household brands like Lipton, Vaseline, Knorr, Blue Band, Close Up etc....

Is ABC Transport Company on a slippery slide to Financial Oblivion?

Five years ago, just after my wedding, my wife and I decided to spend our honeymoon in the Gold Coast popularly called Ghana. At...

Financial Match up – FCMB vs Access Bank: Who did better?

FCMB and Access bank are both banks you want to categorize as medium sized banks. Well, that probably was a few years ago as...

Financial Match Up – GT Bank vs Zenith Bank. Who did better?

I am introducing a new series in my blog called Financial Match up. Here I will match up companies in the same line of...

Nigeria’s GDP At Current Basic Prices Percentage Distribution 2011

  ACTIVITY SECTOR  2010 Total % Distribution at Current Basic Prices Crop  Production  27.67 Livestock  2.03 Forestry  0.38 Fishing  1 Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas  40.95 Quarrying & Other Mining  0.14 Oil Refining 0.19 Cement 0.07 Other Manufacturing  1.6 Electricity 0.21 Water 0.01 Building &  Construction  1.22 Wholesale and Retail Trade 14.44 Hotel...

Zenith Bank Makes a Profit of N44.2b for the year 2011

Following the shock that ensued after UBA's announcement of a profit warning for 2011, it was a relief for investors when Zenith Bank announced...

Statistics Of Passenger Traffic In the Aviation Sector In Nigeria 2010

Statistics Of Passenger Traffic In the Aviation Sector In Nigeria 2010      AIRPORT No of Air Passenger Traffic in 2010  ABUJA DOMESTIC  3361107  ABUJA INT   561440  AKURE   6640  BENIN   348906  CALABAR  DOM   281556  CALABAR INT   379  ENUGU   0  ENUGU INT   0  IBADAN   27843  ILORIN DOM   43761  ILORIN INT   9187  JOS   75525  KADUNA  ...

Nigerian Businesses face huge exposure to exchange rate risk as the CBN plan to...

The Central Bank Governor on Monday announced that the CBN it was looking to devalue the rate of the Naira against the dollar to between N155/N156...

Sanusi fires first shot as MPR is Hiked. Interest Rates to rise by 2.75%

As predicted yesterday the Monetary Policy Committee jacked up MPR by an astonishing 275 basis point (2.75%) to 12%. They also increased the bank...

Is the Value of the Naira really N170 to $1?

A recent publication of the Lagos Business School on the state of the economy in the first 100days of GEJ (LBS Report) suggest the...

“Runs” Business: A 60 Billion Naira Industry?

Meet a young beautiful lady named Shirley. She drives a Volkswagen Bug, lives in a flat in Lekki, owns a pair of the latest...

Nigeria’s GDP At Current Basic Prices Percentage Distribution 2010

Nigeria's GDP At Current Basic Prices Percentage Distribution 2010       ACTIVITY SECTOR  2010 Total % Distribution at Currect Basic Prices Crop  Production  27.06 Livestock  1.95 Forestry  0.37 Fishing  0.97 Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas  42.68 Quarrying & Other...

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Here is a rundown of corporate actions that took place at the @nsenigeria last week and those expected in the week ahead.