NSE: Index Surges By 0.31% As Nigerian Breweries Tops Losers’ Chart

Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed today on a bullish note as the All- Share- Index (ASI) recorded positive returns of +0.31 per cent to close at 31,571.45 points. Market capitalization gained N30.899 billion to close at N10.101 trillion. Meanwhile, trading activities recorded decline in volume terms with 509.534 million shares valued at N3.172 billion being traded. This represents -47.47 per cent decrease in trading volume and -60.54 per cent decrease in value when compared to transaction in the preceding day.  However, top trades include Unity Bank Plc, Transcorp Plc, LASACO, UBA and NIGERINS. Top gainers are Nestle Plc, Flour Mills Plc, Julius Berger Plc  and  International Breweries Plc. Meanwhile, Nigerian Breweries Plc led top losers, followed by Cadbury, NAHCO, Oando Plc and NASCO.

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