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NGX closes negative with market cap down N35 billion

The Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX) closed negative amid buying and selling interest as bears dominated proceedings, weighing on the broader market by 13 basis points. The All-share Index (ASI) depreciated by 0.13% to close at 49,475.42 points.

Along the same lines, market capitalization fell by N35 billion to close at N26.690 billion, while year-to-date (YtD) returns came in at 15.82%. The stock market has risen by 6,764.98 basis points since the start of the year.

At the sector level, 1 of the 5 main indices of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX Banking) closed negative at 1.39%, while the consumer goods and insurance indices fell by 0.02% and 0 respectively, 65% while NGX Industrial and Oil and Gas remained stable.

Market indices

  • NGX UPS: 49,475.42 points
  • Previous UPS: 49,540.48 points
  • % day change: 0.13%
  • %YtD: 15.82%
  • Market capitalization (N): 26,686 billion
  • Volume: 107,494,742
  • Value (N): 1.15 billion
  • Offers: 3,303

NGX Top ASI Winners

  • NEM up +8.97% to close at N5.59
  • ACADEMY up +6.80% to close at N2.20
  • JAPAULGOLD up +3.70% to close at N0.28
  • CADBURY up +3.00% to close at N13.75
  • WEMABANK up +1.76% to close at N3.46

NGX Top Losers ASI

  • REGALINS down -7.41% to close at N0.25
  • UNITYBNK down – %6.80 to close at N0.40
  • ACCESSCORP down -5.14% to close at N8.30
  • CORNERST down -4.76% to close at N0.60
  • UBA down – 4.70% to close at N7.10

Top 3 by volume

  • FBNH – 12,022,629
  • ZÉNITHBANQUE – 11 969 523
  • ACCESS CORP-11,350,050

Top 3 by value

  • ZENITHBANK – N235 913 370.70
  • MTNN-N133 393 504.50
  • GTCO – N131 549 440.40