Nigerian Stock Exchange All-Share Index Crosses 45,000 Mark

On Friday the Price of Some blue chips on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) rallied with GT Bank hitting all-time excessive of N54.71 per share.

the financial institution topped the gainers’ chart with a achieve of N2.60 to close higher at N54.71 per share.

Unilever observed with achieve of N2 to close at N47, while International Breweries multiplied by N1 to close at N63 per share.

Stanbic IBTC received 99k to shut N46, whilst Zenith Bank rose with the aid of N0.70 kobo to shut at N33 per share.

The All-Share Index, which opened at 44,848.74, rose with the aid of 244.09 points or 0.54 per cent to close at 45,092.83.

The market capitalization inched by N87 billion or 0.54 per cent to close at N16.154 trillion from the N16.067 trillion on Thursday.

FBN Holdings topped the losers’ chart, losing 85k to close at N13.90 per share.

Cadbury trailed with a loss of 79k to close at N15.06, while Dangote Sugar shed 75k to close at N20 per share.

Dangote Flour was down by way of 73k to close at N14.97, while NASCON dropped 48k to shut at N19 per share.

This was once in distinction to the 1.34 million shares valued at N10.73 billion traded in 11,355 deals on Thursday.

* Transcorp remained the most active, trading 205.93 million shares well worth N514.86 million.
* Diamond Bank observed with 193.24 million shares valued at N671.19 million.
* Skye Bank offered 109.99 million shares worth N136.42 million.
* FCMB Group traded 102.53 million shares valued at N351.65 million, while Wema Bank exchanged 84.89 million shares well worth N95.21 million.44