Buy/Sell/Hold, Guaranty Trust Bank

Nestle Nigeria has a HOLD rating for next week

@nestlecwar has a HOLD recommendation from @nairametrics till the firm releases its Q1 2019 results.
Application for Canadian Permanent Residency hits 27900

Applications for Canadian Permanent Residency hit 27,900 in 4 months

According to the April edition of the Canadian Immigration Newsletter, Canada has issued a total of 27,900 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to Express Entry candidates so far in 2019. 
10 Books you should read to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset

10 Books you should read to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset

To start and grow a thriving business, you need to make books a regular part of your diet. Just like food is for the nourishment to the body, so are books the nourishment to the mind.

FUGAZ Banks gross earnings decline marginally in FY 2018

Nigeria's five largest banks made a total of N2.63 trillion as gross earnings in the 2018 financial year
Naira currency

If you have N1m today, how would you invest it?

21-year old Ade, was gifted N1m by his rich aunty. He wants to save this to fund his wedding in 10 years. How should he deploy this fund? Find out via the link below...
Managing "emotional returns" in investments is key to staying on track

What to know in order to become an International Investor

If you are reading this, I am very sure you have dreams of becoming rich and successful, with investments scattered all over the world.
Nigerian stocks exchange

PZ Cussons Nigeria drops to 10 year low this week

PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc was one of the worst performing stocks this week, dropping to a ten year low of N8.85.
Buy/Sell/Hold, Guaranty Trust Bank

UBA is a HOLD for next week’s trading

@ubagroup Oando and Beta Glass all have a HOLD recommendation for next week's trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
financial management

Financial management tips every serious couple should try

Issues faced by couples are not just because there’s no love or respect. They are not even about sex. Instead, most of the issues arise due to poor financial management.
ATTENTION: Take note of these cryptocurrency investment tips

ATTENTION: Take note of these cryptocurrency investment tips

Remember when you first heard that Bitcoin was at $10,000 in December 2017, and you rushed to buy? Well, you probably should have known that wasn't the time to buy.
Nine Nigerian youths on the 2018 Forbes' 30 under 30 Africans

Must entrepreneurs be in their twenties in order to succeed?

Nowadays, it seems like the sermon everyone is preaching is “entrepreneurs shall inherit the earth’’.
Nigerian Pension Fund

A look back at February 2019 Pension Fund performance ranking

Buoyed by increase in bond prices due to falling yields, Nigerian pension funds continued their conservative risk management strategy in February.
technology and software

You can pursue a career in tech without knowing how to code!

There are so many things you can do in tech that will not require you to touch a line of code. Click the link to see some of them.
Nigeria’s Mutual Fund asset value may reach N1tn before December 2019

Nigeria’s Mutual Fund asset value may reach N1tn before December 2019

According to information contained in the latest available data from SEC, the total Asset Value of Nigerian mutual funds was about N710 billion as at March 15th.
Ebenezer Onyeagwu succeeds Peter Amangbo as Zenith Bank's new MD/CEO

Ebenezer Onyeagwu succeeds Peter Amangbo as Zenith Bank’s new MD/CEO

Zenith Bank Plc has appointed Ebenezer Onyeagwu as its Group Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), with effectect from Saturday, June 1.
First Bank of Nigeria Limited

Former Zenith Bank Investment Guru, Michael Anyimah, moves to rival First Bank

Michael Anyimah's departure to First Bank of Nigeria Limited could lead to an uptick in trading income for the tier-1 bank.
Managing "emotional returns" in investments is key to staying on track

10 quotes that would help you invest better

Not everyone has the patience to read 640 pages of The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham, or John Bogle's The Little Book of Common Sense Investing.
Mutual Fund fees

Is Nigeria’s mutual fund industry a duopoly dominated by two fund managers?

There is no doubt that the Nigerian mutual fund industry has come of age. Until 1991, there was no mention of mutual funds in the country.
Stock to watch this week

FBN Holdings maintains spot in weekly watchlist

FBN Holdings takes the top spot for stocks to watch this week, as the lender may release its full-year results on or before the 30th of April 2019.
2018 financial results

CORPORATE ACTIONS: An Exit and Less Sugar

Oando Plc's exit from Axxela Limited, and a decline in Dangote Sugar results were some of the key corporate actions on the NSE last week.
Companies on Nigerian Stock Exchange, emerging and frontier markets, Newrest ASL delisting, Newrest ASL and stakeholders on exit consideration offer, How Share Prices Are Determined on The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Dividend declaration drives rally in Chams share price

Chams Plc rallied by 20%, as investors continue to take interest in the stock following a N0.03 dividend declared.
Mutual Fund fees

Understanding Mutual Fund Fees: Management Fee

Mutual fund managers, hedge fund managers, pension fund managers, and other fund management companies, all charge fees. This is how they get rewarded for managing your money.
Domino's Pizza. Pizza companies

Bread or Pizza: Domino’s is slipping and competitors are taking note

Years ago, Dominoes’ Pizza was like the national cake —everyone wanted a piece of it. The American company sat comfortably atop the pizza market in Nigeria, making it a bad business move for any company venturing into it. But now, competitors can breathe easy, as the “Pizza King” is losing its grip gradually.
financial security

If you’re in your 20s & 30s, here are some ideal investments

It struck me that I have peers who are struggling and confused about how and what to invest in while young, in order to ensure financial security at old age. So, I wrote this article...
United Africa Company of Nigeria Plc

UACN’s share price hits 10 year low

UAC of Nigeria hit a 10 year low of N7.60 yesterday, as investors offload the stock due to poor FY 2018 results.
Wema Bank Plc

Is a key investor selling down a stake in Wema Bank Plc ?

An unusually large volume of Wema Bank shares has been trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in the last few days.   On the 28th of March 2019,  1,703,484,903  billion shares valued at N1,275,138,394...
EazyHire, Data Science, Yvonne Alozie, Gitgirl, Verifi, CAMA and taxes for SMEs, Tayo Lekan-Agbaje, Dclutterng, Business half hour, BHH Podcast, Oluyomi Ojo

BHH Podcast: Jeffrey Williams-Edem of “The People Impact” puts SMEs on the path to...

Business Half Hour (BHH) is a weekly podcast targeted at Startups and Entrepreneurs who are redefining the Nigerian business scene through innovation.
BSJ Podcast, 2019 election, Sim Shagaya, Konga, uLesson, Dangote Sugar

BSJ Podcast: A cardless Nigeria starring GTB, NIBSS, and Rotimi Amaechi Ep3

See how the Ministry of Transportation can end ticket racketeering with the help of machines, and while GTBank and NIBSS are heading for a cardless future.

C & I leasing gains 349% as Nigerian stocks end first quarter of 2019...

Nigerian stocks closed the first quarter of the year posting a combined year to date negative return of 1.24%. Apart from the Premium and...
Nigeria’s only listed waste management company serves a very specific market

Nigeria’s only listed waste management company serves a very specific market

There are firms dedicated to the managment of industrial waste. One of such is the little-known, NSE-listed The Initiates Plc.


hidden cost of clutter

The hidden cost of clutter in your home and office

It is important to bear in mind that the accumulation of clutter is a 'financial sin'. This is because clutter ties up cash that could be meaningfully invested. Let this article help you understand how to avoid committing this 'sin'.
Dangote Flour Mills Plc

UPDATE: Dangote announces impending sale of Dangote Flour Mills Plc to Olam

The Board of Dangote Flour Mills Plc has notified the NSE and the investing public about the acquisition of its shares by Olam International Limited.
Stock to watch this week

Watch two of these FUGAZ banks this week

@firstbankngr and @ubagroup top Nairametrics stocks to watch on the @nsecontact for this week.