Trading activities on the floor of the Nigerian stock exchange on the day MTN Nigeria went public closed positive as the All Share Index gained 0.54%, to settle at 28,438.19 points as against the previous close of 28,286.08 points.
Market capitalisation closed at 12.526trillion, advancing by 17.87% from the previous close of N10.627 trillion, thereby gaining N1.899 trillion
Volume and Value of traded stocks appreciated by 76.73% and 35.38% to close at 312 million units and N2.8 billion respectively.
10 stocks closed positive against 25 that closed negative, bringing the market breadth to a negative round off.
NPF Micro-finance Bank PLC led other percentage gainers closing 9.70% above the previous close of N1.34 to settle at N1.47
ABC Transport grew 7.41%, WAPIC and UNIONDAC gained 5.56% and 4.35% of their share prices ahead of other stocks on the gainers’ chart
Unity Bank tops the losers’ chart losing 9.72% of its share price. This is followed by CUTIX and Sovereign Insurance both shedding 8.33% and 8.00 % respectively.
TRANSCORP traded 105million units of its shares, as the highest traded volume of stock for the day, involved in 96 deals and valued at about N130 million