STOCK MARKET REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 24TH, 2017
A total turnover of 765.656 billion shares worth N9.717 billion in 12,468 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Exchange in contrast to a total of 1.073 billion shares valued at N8.608 billion that exchanged hands last week in 14,486 deals.
The Financial Services Industry (measured by volume) led the activity chart with 575.290 million shares valued at N3.470 billion traded in 6,738 deals; thus contributing 75.14% and 35.71% to the total equity turnover volume and value respectively. The Consumer Goods Industry followed with 53.812 million shares worth N3.470 billion in 2,572 deals. The third place was occupied by Conglomerates Industry with a turnover of 48.961 million shares worth N229.411 million in 622 deals.
Trading in the Top Three Equities namely – Zenith International Bank Plc, AIICO Insurance Plc and United Capital Plc (measured by volume) accounted for 280.563 million shares worth N1.867 billion in 2,438 deals, contributing 36.64% and 19.22% to the total equity turnover volume and value respectively
This was culled from Nigeria Stock Exchange website, for further inquiries contact: Market Operations Department, Nigeria Stock Exchange
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