- The Nigerian Equity Bourse closed the week on a bearish trend as NSE ASI and Market capitalization both decline further by 0.36% to 26,987.45 Index Points and N13,137.38Tr respectively. Year-to-Date ASI is still at a Negative of 14.14%.
- Volume, Value of trades and No of trades all decline by 8.15%, 59.01% and 7.15% to 138.880 Volume traded, N1,033.42 Value traded and 2,688No of trades respectively.
- UNILEVER topped the gainers’ table percentage price change of 8.32%, while CCNN led the losers’ chart with percentage price change of 9.76%
- Market breadth was Negative with eleven (11) gainers and Seventeen (17) price losers.
U.S. unemployment rate falls to 3.5%; job growth steady