Investors gain N60b as bargain-hunting triggers market activity
Fresh bargain-hunting in the shares of some bellwethers spurred activities on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday, causing market capitalisation to appreciated by N60 billion. The All-share Index (ASI) gained 163.96 absolute points, representing a growth of 0.51 per cent to close at 32,222.24 points. Similarly, market capitalisation rose…
Price losses drag market capitalisation down by N104b
Following price losses suffered by virtually all the blue-chip stocks, transactions on the trading floor of the Nigeria Stock Exchange closed on a decline yesterday, as investors' wealth plunged by N104 billion.
Fresh bargain-hunting spikes stock indices by N39b
Renewed bargain-hunting buoyed transactions on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), yesterday, as most blue chip stocks recorded price appreciation, causing market capitalisation to rise by N39 billion. Specifically, at the close of transactions yesterday, the All Share Index (ASI) was up by 105.77 absolute points, representing an increase of 0.33 per…
Investors of GSK endorse firm’s N8.4b special dividend
Shareholders of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer (GSK) Nigeria Plc have endorsed the company’s special dividend of N8.49 billion translating to N7.10 per share and a final dividend of N478 million, culminating to 40 kobo per 50 kobo share for the 2017 financial year. The shareholders, who spoke at the 47th yearly general meeting of the company,…
Seplat, GlaxoSmithKline, others lift NSE’s indices by N101 billion
Price gains in the shares of some companies on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), especially Seplat Petroleum, and GlaxoSmithKline, yesterday pushed market capitalisation up by N101billion.
Stock market reopens bearish, indices down by N45 billion
A breakdown of transactions yesterday, showed that Nestle Nigeria recorded the highest loss for the day, dropping by N5.11 kobo to close at N1215.00, Nigerian Breweries trailed with a loss of N3.00 to close at N162.00.
Innovation uses bracelets to stimulate uptake, demand for immunisation
The Nigeria-based project group is one of four worldwide to have won a share of the fourth Healthcare Innovation Award from global healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Save the Children.
GSK Pharma organises forum for researchers on healthcare development
GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Nigeria Limited has partnered with researchers and stakeholders in the healthcare sector to chart ways of improving research in Africa.
GSK partners with stakeholders on healthcare development in Africa
In its continuous effort to strengthen healthcare infrastructure and research capabilities across Nigeria and the African continent, leading healthcare and pharmaceutical company, GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Nigeria Ltd, has partnered with seasoned researchers and stakeholders in the nation’s healthcare sector to chart ways to improve the practice of research in Africa.