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Treasury Market T-bills

Treasury Market Opens Bearish as Market Players React to Higher CBN OMO Rate

The FGN Bond market opened the month on a firmly bearish note, with yields trending higher by c.14bps, as market players reacted to the hike in the 1yr OMO rate by the CBN to 13.50% (15.60% yield), which weakened bid prices further, especially on the short end of the curve.
Governor Fayemi explores investment options with the capital market

Top 10 stockbroking firms on the NSE as at August 2019 

Despite the slow momentum maintained on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) into the third quarter of year 2019, the top 10 stockbroking firms in terms of volume and value still have a cause to smile.
NSE John Holt

John Holt leads this week’s gainers as NSE closes on negative note 

The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed down 0.99% in the last trading week in August.m
Market interest

Nigeria Weekly Update: Market interest rates back up

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been promoting pro-growth strategies recently, while letting market interest rates fall to a shade over the inflation rate.
NSE John Holt

Ecobank leads this week’s gainers as NSE closes on a positive note

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) received a serious boost as the market closed on a positive note this week.
Buy Sell Hold Stocks

Two stocks we should be selling

Redstar Express Plc and Unilever Nigeria Plc have a SELL recommendation from Nairametrics for next week's trading session.
company NSE the value of your assets, investments, invest

You can buy this listed company for less N100 million 

There are also stocks that are at the lowest tier with market capitalizations that fall below what you will expect of a company listed in the upper tier of the Stock Exchange. One company holds the unenviable title of being the least capitalized stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
NSE John Holt

B.O.C. Gases Plc leads this week’s gainers as losses mount on the NSE

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has continued to perform negatively, as the market maintained its downward slope throughout the week.
How to read stock table

How to read stock market tables

It is important for any investor to understand how the stock market functions, specifically how to read the daily market tables and thus placing orders with a stockbroker

ASI falls below 28,000 points due to sustained sell offs

The Nigerian Stock Exchange maintained its downward trend as the All Share Index (ASI) fell below the 28,000 psychological mark to settle at 27,864.49 points.
Warren Buffett

Why Warren Buffet prefers not to pay Dividends

@WarrenBuffett explains a more reliable method to earn big as a #shareholder of a #company. The sell-off approach
Internet World Stats, Nigerian Communications Commission remittance, Network operators in Nigeria, Telecoms companies in Nigeria, MTN Nigeria, Airtel Africa, Globacom data, 9mobile court case, Top 10 states in Nigeria with the highest Internet subscribers 

Airtel and MTN Nigeria are sending bad signals from NSE to Glo, 9mobile

In May 2019, @MTNNG listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (@nsenigeria). The move was perceived by many as both an invitation and a challenge to other telecoms companies such as @GloWorld and @9mobileng to do the same.
Learn how to Validate and Claim your expired Dividend Warrants

Learn how to Validate and Claim your expired Dividend Warrants

Here is all you need to know on how you can verify, validate and claim your expired or unclaimed dividends from your registrar. #dividends
International Breweries Plc

Quick Take: A disappointing start to 2019 for International Breweries

On July 2nd, International Breweries Plc (IntBrew) released its Q1 2019 results which presented the opportunity to compare the company’s post-merger performance. Revenue grew 35.2% y/y to N35.1bn in Q1 2019 from N26.0bn in Q1 2018.
A.G Leventis

Leventis returns to winning way, declares N876 million profit after 3 years

Investors of Nigeria-based British conglomerate, A.G Leventis Nigeria PLC, have their lucky stars to thank as the firm has announced a profit of N876 million for the 2018 financial year-end after recording losses for three consecutive years.
Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE

A look back at events on the NSE during the week ended 28th June,...

Investors had reasons to smile home in the week that just went by. For one thing, it was a bright one for investment on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange as the major indices closed in the positive.
Sovereign Trust Insurance

Why Sovereign Trust Insurance’s Proposed Rights Issue Does not Make Economic Sense

Recently, Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc notified NSE  that its right issue of 4,170,411,648 ordinary shares has opened for subscription.
Businessman makes a strong case against equity investment

Businessman makes a strong case against equity investment

Nigerian entrepreneur and business leader, Dr. Tayo Oyedeji, recently made a strong case against equity investment. According to him, not only are stocks riskier to invest in, good returns on investment cannot always be guaranteed compared to other diversified forms of investments.
Stanbic IBTC

How regulatory changes and tempered yield environment impacted Stanbic IBTC’s earnings

Stanbic IBTC grew its revenue by 2.27% to NGN58.69bn, supported by the 5.47% growth in interest income while non-interest income remained relatively flat at N27.00 billion.
Stock to watch this week, Airtel Africa

MTN Nigeria gets a wildcard entry in this week’s watchlist

@MTNNG leads this week's watchlist due to record demand for the stock by investors, following its listing.
MTN Group Chairman Phuthuma Nhleko, MTN responds to Board change rumours, Bloomberg report, Public Investment Corporation, Funso Aina, MTN, Public Investment Corporation

MTN’s listing by introduction: Should you buy, sell or wait and see?

MTN Nigeria has listed its shares on the Nigerian Stock market (NSE) as the telco-giant received regulatory approval from SEC and NSE to list 20.3bn units of shares at a price of N90 per share.
Buy/Sell/Hold, Guaranty Trust Bank, Nigeria Stock Excahnge

Guinness Nigeria is a SELL

@guinnessngr is a SELL in Nairametrics opinion due to the poor fundamentals of the brewery industry.
MTN Nigeria, NCC

Alert: MTN’s 20.3bn Shares to start trading this week

Nigeria's telecom giant, MTN, is set to be officially introduced on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday as all relevant processes have now been completed.
Stock to watch this week, Airtel Africa

Nigerian Breweries takes a spot in this week’s watchlist

@nbplc has a spot in this week's watchlist as the company will be holding its Annual General Meeting.
Pharma Deko Plc

Pharmadeko Plc has been hit hard by the codeine ban

Pharmadeko Plc has recorded a N110 million loss in the first quarter eneded March 2019, due to the fallout of a ban on codeine cough syrups.
Stock to watch this week, Airtel Africa

Presco and International Breweries make this week’s watchlist

Japaul Oil and Maritime tops this week's stocks to watch on the @nsecontact having gained 39.29% last week.
Stock to watch this week, Airtel Africa

Will Dangote Flour continue rallying this week ?

Dangote Flour Mills is number one on this week's stocks to watch, having gained 45.3% following news of a N130 billion buy offer from Olam International
Corporate Actions


FBN Holdings and Capital Hotels Plc will be holding their Annual General Meetings next week, among other corporate actions on the @nsecontact next week.
Stock to watch this week, Airtel Africa

Watch two of these FUGAZ banks this week

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

FBN tops watchlist once more

@firstbankngr takes the top spot once more in this week's watchlist as investors may react negatively to a poor dividend of N0.26 per share.
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FGN Bonds, FG lists N296 billion savings bonds on NSE 

FG lists N296 billion savings bond on NSE 

The Federal Government has listed savings bonds valued at N296 billion on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)
Ecobank Nigeria appoints new officers 

Ecobank Nigeria makes senior management appointments 

Ecobank Nigeria has announced the appointment of 5 new management officers across various levels in the bank. 
World Bank, Focus on lifting people out of poverty - World Bank tells FG 

Focus on lifting people out of poverty – World Bank tells FG 

Focus on lifting people out of poverty - World Bank tells FG