- The Nigerian equities market experienced a marginal appreciation in today’s trading activity as the NSE ASI and Market capitalization both inched higher marginally by 0.14% to 27,669.38points and N13, 483.85tr respectively. Year-to-Date ASI is at a Negative of 97%.
- Volume and No of trades both appreciated by 73.64%, 7.32% to 280.695 and 3,314 Deals respectively, while Value of trades depreciated by 70.65% to N1,409.73.
- DANGFLOUR topped the gainers’ table with percentage price change of 10.00%, while ETI led the losers’ chart with percentage price change of 10.00%
- Market breadth was positive with Eighteen (18) gainers and Twelve (12) price losers.
U.S. services sector slows; orders hit three-year lowDaily financial market update AUGUST 5TH 2019