At the close of the trading session today, banks posted profits as the NSE banking index gained (+0.41%) to settle at 348.28 index points.
Zenith Bank led the top gainers posting a profit of 3.81% as opposed to the loss of -4.11% held at the previous trading session.
Jaiz bank, today, made an outstanding profit of 10% pushing its price to N0.64.
UBA was the top gainer yesterday with profits of (4.35%) supporting the (+1.47%) held in the previous trading session.
At the close of trading activities today, 7 banks which the Index tracks appreciated in value, 2 printed losses while 1 remain unchanged.
The Financial Services industry again topped the activity chart on the NSE in the week.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange All Share Index firmed up further by 0.71% in today’s trading session to close at 21,073.26 points.
The market capitalisation of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, which represents the market value of all listed companies, lost about N2 trillion in the first quarter of...