Nigerian Stocks Month-to-Date and Year-to-Date returns increased to 3.24% as market capitalization stands at N21.494 trillion.
The Nasdaq index had earlier hit a record high on hopes of impressive earnings later this week.
United Capital Plc CEO has purchased an additional 1.3 million units of the firm’s shares worth N7.19 million.
The All Share Index gained 0.21% to close at 41,088.96 index points. Year to date return and market capitalization settled at 2.03%, and N21.49 trillion respectively
Champion Breweries stocks are up by more than 58% in just six trading sessions amid expectations of MTO and by Heineken.
CitiTrust has invested an additional N395.9 million for the purchase of an additional 659.8 million units of Living Trust Mortgage Bank.
Market sentiment, as measured by the market breadth, closed negative as 33 stocks lost, relative to 21 gainers.
Over 27 million shares of Unilever Nigeria Plc has been acquired by Unilever Overseas Holdings.
Mr. Ashade has spent the sum of N8.03 million on the purchase of additional 1.5 million shares United Capital Plc.
The cement manufacturer gained an additional N1.45, thus extending year-to-date gains on the NSE to N111.1 billion.