The Nigerian Stock market decline from the previous trading session as the All Share Index declines 0.84% to close at 40,677.61 points as against the previous close of 41,022.31 points on Friday.
Market capitalization also declined by 0.84% to settle at N14.735 trillion as against N14.860 trillion of the last trading session, shedding N125 billion.
Other market indicators were green as total number of deals and aggregate volume appreciated by 11.81% and 1.95%, settling at 4,109 deals and 218.772 million units respectively, valued at N2.2billion.
The market breadth closed negative as 11 stocks gained while 32 lost.
Caverton led other percentage gainers closing 4.98% above the previous close of N2.61, to settle at N2.74
Sterling Bank grew 3.82% and Mutual Benefit grew 3.57% ahead other stocks on the chart.
C & I Leasing tops the losers’ chart losing 9.36% of its share price, while First Alluminium, Japual oil, Okomu oil and Oando each shed 8.89%, 7.50%, 5.00% and 4.91% respectively.
The most actively traded stock of the day is UBA, trading about 66.4 million units of its shares in 293 deals, worth about N706 Million.