NSE: Market Capitalisation Up By N52bn


Transactions on the floor of Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) Friday, ended on apositive note, as market capitalisation  rose by N52.1 billion to close the week at N6.4 trillion as against N6.3 trillion traded the previous day.

Specifically, All Share Index went up by 214.28 points from 25,939.19 points to close higher at 26,153.47 points.

At the end of transactions, investors traded a total of 472,592,208 shares worth N3.8 billion which exchanged hands in 6,408 deals compared to 552,732,217 shares valued at N3.7 billion in 7,065 deals.

Total, Mobil, NB, 7UP, UACN and Wapco lined up on the gainers chart, opening and closing at N242, N254.1, N166.36, N174.67, N60.61, N62.91, N45, N47.25, N40.55, N42.4 and N43.9, N45 respectively after gaining N12.1, N8.31, N2.3, N1.85 and N1.1 per share respectively.

The losers chart was led by AP which opened and closed N40 and N38.1 respectively, losing N1.9 per share.