Wednesday, 18 January 2017

FINANCIAL MARKET UPDATE

The Nigerian Stock Exchange All Share Index (NSE ASI) and the Market Capitalization decreased by 0.36%, while the Year-to-Date return stood at -2.22%. The All Share Index closed at 26,278.20 against the previous close of 26,373.83 while Market Capitalization closed at 9.042 trillion against previous close of 9.075 trillion. Volume traded increased by 113.71% from 174.010 million to 371.868 million, while the total value of stock traded increased by 45.82% from 1.175 billion to 1.714 billion in 3,522 deals.

The Financial Services sector led the activity chart with 323.428 million shares exchanged for 0.91 billion. Conglomerates came next with 23.727 million shares traded for 0.025 billion, Consumer Goods, Industrial Goods, Agriculture sectors followed in that order on the activity chart.      

Fidelity Bank, Continsure, Diamond Bank, Sterling Bank and FBN Holdings were the most active stocks by volume. Unity Bank, Diamond Bank, Vitafoam, CNN and FCMB emerged the highest price gainers on the chart, while 7Up, NEM, Aglevent, Npfmcrfbk and FO topped the losers chart. 

MMARKET STATISTICS
NSE ASI- YTD PRICE MOVEMENT

NSE Statistics
16-Jan-17
17-Jan-17
1-Day Change %
YTD Change(%)

Unlisted Share Index (USI)
622.12
622.39
0.04
(0.64)

Market Capitalization  (N'Brillion)
421.01
421.19
0.04
(0.64)

Total Volume Traded (N'Million)
0.12
0.09
(21.74)
N/A

Total Value Traded   (N'Million)
15.09
0.63
(95.80)
N/A

Number of Deals
4
10
150.00
N/A

Number of Traded Stocks
3
4
33.33
N/A

Number of Advanced Stocks
0
1
0.00
N/A

Number of Declined Stocks
0
0
0.00
N/A

Number of Unchanged Stocks
3
3
0.00
N/A