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2016 H1 Earnings: Is Cadbury Turning The Corner?

2016 H1 Earnings: Is Cadbury Turning The Corner?

The company posted a profit after tax of N147.14 million in June 2016 from a loss position of N250.71 million the previous...


Unilever Nigeria Q2 2016 Shows The Storm Is Not Yet Over

Unilever Nigeria Q2 2016 Shows The Storm Is Not Yet Over

Not all that glitters is...


This Explains Why Nigeria Breweries Suffered A Massive Profit Decline

This Explains Why Nigeria Breweries Suffered A Massive Profit Decline

Nigeria Breweries recently released its 2016 Half year results reporting a 17% decline in profits. The N25 billion pre-tax profits for the first half...



This Nigerian Insurance Company Is Close To Going Bust

This Nigerian Insurance Company Is Close To Going Bust

This company has very little time to turn thing around as it is on the edges of going solvent. If they fail to take...


Can this Heath-care Company’s Stock Gain 94% in 3 Months?

Can this Heath-care Company’s Stock Gain 94% in 3 Months?

Healthcare stocks have received quite some battering over the year as investors dump stocks in industries that have performed poorly overtime. One industry that...


[STOCK PICK] 3 Banking stocks with a potential double digit upside

[STOCK PICK] 3 Banking stocks with a potential double digit upside

DIAMOND BANK NIGERIA PLC (DIAMONDBNK) The ticker pared by 0.89% to bring the YtD return to -20.25%, as volume and value of transactions advanced...


[STOCK PICKS] Two Insurance Stocks to watch

[STOCK PICKS] Two Insurance Stocks to watch

CONTINENTAL REINSURANCE PLC (CONTINSURE) The counter sustained previous week’s positive momentum as the ticker appreciated by 6.00% WtD to close at NGN1.06 (vs. NGN1.00...


Analysis: Buy, sell or hold PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc  @N24?

Analysis: Buy, sell or hold PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc @N24?

PZ Nigeria Plc announced it proposed a dividend payment of 20 kobo per share payable to shareholders who own shares in the company as...


Analysis: Buy, sell or hold Diamond Bank Plc @N3.6?

Diamond Bank Plc closed trading last week at a price of N3.62 just a few kobo off its lowest year low of N3.45. The...


Analysis: Buy, sell or hold Zenith @ N16.49?

Zenith Bank shares closed trading Friday the 20th at N16.49 and its lowest month to date. The share price has taken a hit for...


Is this why UBA Capital gained 9% today?

Is this why UBA Capital gained 9% today?

UBA Capital out of the blues topped gainers list with a 9% pop as investors continued with profit seeking. The stock that was N1.29...


Analysis: Will GT Bank shares rise or drop this week?

Analysis: Will GT Bank shares rise or drop this week?

GT Bank shares has evidently being one of the most volatile stock of February 2014. It hit a month low of N17 and closed...


Is this the best time to buy Transcorp stock?

Transcorp Plc closed the week at a price of N2.45 drawing the straight into our radar as a potential buy. Whilst N2.19 is still...


Stocks To Watch This Week 26-30/1/2015

This is shaping up to be a very volatile week for the Nigerian economy and Nigerian stocks as the markets react to the huge...


Is Julius Berger a Buy At This Price?

Twice on this blog we have done a valuation of Julius Berger and twice we valued the stock at about N70. It seems like...


Analysis: Will NEM Insurance Post a ‘Shocking’ Loss This Year?

How do you feel when a company on your Watchlist reports a profit after tax of N1.4billion in the first half of the year,...


Hot Stocks to Watch This Week – 12-16/1/2015

Nigerian stocks opened the year on a bad note losing for 5 straight days to close the week in a 13% drop. At this...


B-O-O-M: These 5 Nigerian Stocks Posted The Best Returns for 2014

B-O-O-M: These 5 Nigerian Stocks Posted The Best Returns for 2014

2014 is come and gone and these were the best 5 Nigerian stocks this year in terms of returns (share price gains). In a...


These 4 Blue Chip Nigerian Stocks Hit A One Year Low Today

The Nigerian All Share Index closed lower today losing 0.88% to 30,492.3 extending its losing streak to six straight days. Leading the gainers chart...


GTB Shares Crashes To Lowest Price in Two Years

GTB Shares Crashes To Lowest Price in Two Years

Guaranty Trust Bank shares crashed to its lowest point in nearly two years as the share price closed Monday December 15th at N21.85. The...


Nestle & These Other 19 Nigerian Stocks Are Now Trading At Their Lowest Price In One Year

As we enter another crucial week for Nigerian stocks we decided to make a list of 20 important stocks that are trading at their...


Stock Pick: At 52kobo Per Share, Is This Stock A Buying Opportunity?

Stock Pick: At 52kobo Per Share, Is This Stock A Buying Opportunity?

The company share price is currently 52kobo and has returned a negative 9% return this year The company is a technology solutions company and...


Exclusive: Nairametrics Stock Picks (Updated 31/8/2014)

This week we make a significant change to the list of our stock picks despite the stocks in our list remaining the same. [upme_private]The...


The Best 5 Nigerian Stocks In August 2014

The month of August was always going to be a very tough month for the stock market. It’s a month where most business activities...


Is This Stock Is Due For A Correction?

There has been talk recently of probably how overvalued most Nigerian stocks currently are. It may seem ominous considering that there are quite many...


Exclusive: Nairametrics Stock Picks – (25/8/2014)

The following companies have been included in our wish list as Stock that we are looking to buy. [upme_private]We believe the companies have sound...


Can Beta Glass Be Worth Twice Its Price?

How does it feel owning a company that supplies a very essential product to Nigerian Bottling Company, Nigerian Breweries, Consolidated Breweries and even Guinness....


Dangote Cement’s 2014 H1 Result: Buy, Sell or Hold? Here Is What I Think

Dangote Cement’s 2014 H1 Result: Buy, Sell or Hold? Here Is What I Think

Dangote Cement Plc (Bloomberg ticker – DANGCEM:NL) is the most capitalized stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, with market capitalization of about N3.9 trillion....


Share Price Is 21% Down But Is Dangote Flourmills Overvalued at N7.5?

Dangote Flourmills, recently acquired by Tiger Brands south Africa has been recording major losses since 2012. The company is undergoing serious surgical operations as the...


THE D-E-C-I-S-I-O-N: Buy, Sell or Hold Diamond Bank Rights Issue?

THE D-E-C-I-S-I-O-N: Buy, Sell or Hold Diamond Bank Rights Issue?

In a different era or market Diamond Bank will be worth about N19 by my estimates. However, the market and its prevailing sentiments are...