The Nigerian Stock Exchange ended the week’s trading on Friday, on a positive note as the All Share Index closed at 29.560.47 basis points, up 0.73%. While the year to date index is down 5.95%.
However, Ikeja Hotel was the worst performing stock today; as the stock declined by 9.73% to close at N1.67, also on the losing table ABC Transport Plc fell by 9.09% to close at 0.40, while NEM Insurance Plc rounds up the top three losers for the day, as the company’s stock shed 8.64% to close at N2.01.
On the gainers of the day, Meyer Plc had the best performing stock with its gain at 9.26% to close at N0.59. While Regalins Alliance Insurance Plc also gained 8.70% to close at N0.25, also Unity Bank Plc sums up the top three gainers the day, with its stock at 8.22% to close at N0.79.
According to the trade volume report, Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc was the most actively traded stock today with 47 million shares valued at N11 million were traded in 9 deals. While Chams Plc was next with 15 million shares valued at 32 million traded in 68 deals, finally the FBN Holdings Plc sums up the three most traded stocks of the day at the NSE as 25 million shares valued at N190 million were traded in 265 deals.