NGX Picks Up Against Monday Loss, Traders Gain N23 Billion

NGX Picks Up Against Monday Loss, Traders Gain N23 Billion

Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) has recovered from Monday’s negative opening as stakeholders have gained N23 billion Tuesday.

A total of 110,770,650 shares was traded worth N3.084 billion in 3,305 transactions during the trading hours of Tuesday, against the 141,282,273 shares valued at N1.636 billion exchanged in 3,393 traded on Monday.

The market value of listed equities rose by N23 billion from N20.583 trillion recorded on Monday to N20.606 trillion on Tuesday. While the NGX All-Share Index gained 0.11 percent to settle at 39,550.36 index points on Tuesday, up from the 39,505.4 index points posted on Monday.

Honeywell Flour Mills set a new 52-week high at N2.47 to lead gainers with N0.22 or 9.78 percent.  Pharma-Deko Plc followed with N0.11 or 9.24 percent gain to close at N1.30 a unit. See the details below.

Top Gainers 

Symbols Last Close Current Change %Change
HONYFLOUR N 2.25 N 2.47 0.22 9.78 %
PHARMDEKO N 1.19 N 1.30 0.11 9.24 %
WEMABANK N 0.81 N 0.84 0.03 3.70 %
NEIMETH N 1.64 N 1.70 0.06 3.66 %
DANGCEM N 241.60 N 249.60 8.00 3.31 %

Top Losers 

Symbols Last Close Current Change %Change
SCOA N 1.95 N 1.76 -0.19 -9.74 %
NESTLE N 1540.00 N 1400.00 -140.00 -9.09 %
FTNCOCOA N 0.47 N 0.43 -0.04 -8.51 %
CHIPLC N 0.49 N 0.45 -0.04 -8.16 %
LINKASSURE N 0.63 N 0.59 -0.04 -6.35 %

Top Trades

Symbols Volume Value
TRANSCORP 11939905.00 11293127.92
FBNH 11060672.00 81323240.60
OANDO 7307407.00 36378098.69
ACCESS 6190039.00 56333700.50
NAHCO 5387526.00 14199707.04