The performance of the index was largely influenced by buy interest in STANBIC, GUINNESS, and OANDO which gained 9.99%, 8.76%, and 8.68%, respectively.
The market breadth closed positive as WAPIC led 12 Gainers as against 11 Losers topped by NCR at the end of today's session.
The performance of the market today was largely driven by price appreciation in Nigerian Oil stocks.
The market breadth closed negative as LASACO led 17 Gainers as against 23 Losers topped by CHAMPION at the end of today's session.
Nigerian bourse ended the third trading session of the week amid falling oil prices across the market spectrum.
Market sentiment, as measured by market breadth, was also positive as 27 stocks gained, relative to 20 losers.
The market breadth closed positive as OANDO led 31 Gainers as against 7 Losers topped by CILEASING at the end of today's session.
A total volume of 459.7 million units of shares, valued at N4.30billion exchanged hands in 4,553 deals.
IKEJAHOTEL led 13 Gainers as against 15 Losers topped by NPFMCRFBK at the end of today's session.
Nigerian bourse finished on a near flat note, as Nigerian oil stocks capped Tuesday's bullish run.