Buying interest persists on NGX as index rises further by 0.5%
Sustained buying interest in the shares of some blue-chip stocks, especially Oando and FTN Cocoa, aided the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) to close in an upward note yesterday
Operators task FG on EODB as market dips by N1.4tr in seven months
Investors in the nation's capital market have stressed the need for the Federal Government to adopt a holistic approach in tackling issues constraining the growth of the market
Total, Cutix, others lift NGX capitalisation by N330bn amid holidays
After the two–day holiday to mark the Eid-el Kabir celebration, investors’ renewed appetite in some blue-chip firms, especially in Total and Cutix buoyed transactions on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) yesterday, causing market capitalisation to increase by N330 billion. Specifically, at the close of trading yesterday, the All-Share Index (ASI) increased by 632.87 points, representing…
GTCO, UBA, Zenith contribute N25% to NGX turnover
The financial service industry (measured by volume) closed higher at the end of last week's transactions on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX). It led the activity chart with 732.418 million shares valued at N7.213 billion traded in 9,131 deals, thus contributing 72.62 per cent to the total equity turnover. Following the financial sector, last week…
Renewed bargain hunting lifts NGX capitalisation by N8 billion
The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) halted three consecutive days of trading losses as renewed bargain hunting in most blue-chip stocks lifted market capitalisation by N8 billion.
NGX extends losses as capitalisation plunges further by N1 billion
The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) extended negative sentiments to two consecutive trading sessions yesterday, as more blue-chip stocks depreciated in price, resulting to a further slide in the capitalisation declined further by N1billion.
Profit-taking plunges index by 0.08 per cent
Profit-taking in many blue-chip stocks, especially Prestige Assurance and Pharma-Deko, forced the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) to reverse its gaining streak to close on a downturn yesterday..
Investors earn N147b as interest in dividend-paying stocks persists
The increasing appetite for interim dividend-paying stocks has continued to propel transactions across all sectors on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX), as investors’ wealth soared by N147 billion in three trading days.