By Festus Okoromadu, Lagos
The market closed its fourth trading day of the week Thursday 10th January 2013 on a bearish note as the All- Share- Index (ASI) recorded negative returns of -0.90 per cent to close at 28,695.59 points.
Market capitalization lost N83.493 billion to close at N9.171 trillion. Trading activities recorded decline in volume terms with 407.240 million shares valued at N3.512 billion being traded.
It represents -10.66 per cent decrease in trading volume and -13.43 per cent decrease in value when compared to the preceding trading session. Top trades in the review day are Fidelity Bank, UBA, Transcorp plc, Diamond Bank and Guaranty Trust Bank. Top gainers are Nigerian Breweries Plc, Conoil Plc, UACN Plc, Julius Berger Plc and Forte Oil Plc. Top losers are UAC-Prop, Zenith Bank, Ashaka Cement Plc and Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.
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