Twenty-one (21) equities appreciated at price during the week, lower than sixty-nine (69) equities in the previous week.
The market was mostly bearish on profit-taking from retail investors, notably on ZENITHBK (-1.73%) and MTNN (-1.29%).
With 38 gainers to 8 losers, Nigeria's bourse sectoral indices closed mostly positive.
It was a historic trading week as the NSE All-Share Index (ASI) posted its largest daily gain in more than five years on Thursday.
Today’s market upturn was impacted by gains recorded in large and medium capitalized stocks.
High volatility is anticipated on the bias that the Banking index remains by far the most liquid and traded on the Nigerian Stock Market.
Market breadth closed positive as TRANSCORP led 18 Gainers as against 17 Losers topped byAFRIPRUD at the end of today's session.
WAPIC led 24 gainers as against 18 losers topped by CUSTODIAN at the end of today's session.
The market breadth index was negative with 26 losers against 22 gainers
Zoom sported a market valuation of $131 billion, compared to the Nigerian Stock market with a value standing at $42.1 billion.