By Niyi Jacobs
Equities market closed today on a negative note, as NSEASI depreciated by -0.40% to close at 38,712.55 basis points as against +0.17% appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at -3.87%.
Market breadth closed negative as JAPAUL OIL led 15 Gainers as against 20 Losers topped by STANBIC IBTC at the end of today’s session – an unimproved performance when compared with previous outlook.
Meanwhile, market turnover closes positive as volume moved up by +20.77% as against +10.54% uptick recorded in the previous session. FIDELITY BANK, CHAMS and ACCESS BANK were the most active to boost market turnover.
ACCESS BANK and GUARANTY topped market value list TOTAL leads the list of active stocks that recorded impressive volume spike at the end of today’s session.