Equities trading on the first day of the week ended with gains as the benchmark index appreciated by 0.51 per cent to close at 46,867.95 points being 236.49 points higher than 46,631.46 points at the close of trade on Friday last week.
Similarly, the market capitalisation gained N127 billion to close at N25,266 trillion as against N25,139 trillion on Friday.
A total of 224.64 million shares with market value of N3.82 billion were traded in 5,946 deals on Monday.
The market sentiment for the day was positive as the market closed with 32 gainers and 13 losers.
Guaranty Trust Holding recorded the highest volume of 43.2 million shares followed by Zenith Bank with 31.1 million shares.