· The Equity Bourse recorded an upward swing as the NSE ASI and Market capitalization both appreciated by 0.47% to 24,595.05 Index Points and N12,830.23 Tr. respectively. Year-to-Date ASI is still at a Negative of -8.37%.
· Number of Trades, Volume of Trades and Value of Trades all decreased by -15.50%, -29.45% and -66.98% to 3,772 deals, 198.012 Million trades and N1.036 BILLION respectively.
· CADBURY topped the gainers’ table as percentage price change was 9.63%, while NEIMETH led the losers’ chart with percentage price change of -9.70%
· Market breadth was Negative with Twelve (12) price gainers and Twenty-Two (22) price losers.
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