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  • Updated: November 19, 2020

NSE Index: Top Five List Of Gainers And Losers

NSE Index: Top Five List Of Gainers And Losers

 The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market closed with 6,340 deals on Thursday, November 19, 2020, lower than the 7,324 deals it closed with on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. The volume reached 364,92 million units at the close of the market on Thursday, lower than the 661,13 million units it closed with on Wednesday.

The value of trades recorded on Thursday was NGN3,501 billion, lower than the NGN8,298 billion of Wednesday. Meanwhile, on Thursday, the All-Share Index reached 34,643.65 index points, lower than the 34,818.01 All-Share Index of Wednesday.

The stock market also ended with a NGN18,102 trillion equity capitalisation on Thursday, lower than the NGN18,193 trillion recorded on Wednesday.

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Top Five Gainers

Nigerian Breweries led the top gainers' chart after its stock price gained NGN2,5 kobo to close trading at NGN60.5 per share after opening today's trading with NGN58 per share, according to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market data seen by AllNews.

Wapco was second on the table, as its stock price gained NGN1 to close the market with NGN25.1 kobo per share, having started trading today with NGN24.1 kobo per share.

BOCGAS was the third top gainer as its stock price closed the market with a NGN0.61 kobo gain to move from the opening price of NGN6.16 kobo per share to NGN6.77 kobo per share.

PZ follows, closing the market with a gain of NGN0.45 kobo to end trading with NGN5.3 kobo per share from the opening share price of NGN4.85 kobo per share.

Eterna was last on the top five gainers' table after its share price gained NGN0.43 kobo to close trading at NGN4.78 kobo per share, having opened trading at NGN4.35 kobo per share.

Top Five Losers

On the top of the losers' list is Presco, which had begun trading earlier today at NGN79.75 kobo per share, only to drop in price by NGN-7.95 kobo to close at NGN71.8 kobo per share at the end of trading today.

Stanbic IBTC was second on the chart after closing at NGN43 per share from its opening trade price of NGN44.85 kobo per share; this represents a drop of NGN-1.85 kobo.

GTBank share price fell by NGN-1.2 kobo as its share price closed trading at NGN35.8 kobo per share, lower than the NGN37 per share it opened with.

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Dangote Sugar also recorded a drop in its share price as it declined by NGN-1.05 kobo to close trading at NGN21.2 kobo per share, below the NGN22.25 kobo per share it opened with.

Zenith Bank completed the top five losers chart after it closed trading with NGN26.05 per share, declining by NGN-0.65 kobo from the NGN26.7 kobo per share it opened trading with.

Top Five Trades

AllNews learnt that the top trades in the stock market for today were Transcorp, which traded a volume of over 50.73 billion units worth NGN53.92 million. First Bank was the second most traded stock today with over 38.55 million units worth over NGN292.38 million. Access Bank was next on the list, trading 25.89 million units worth NGN227.16 million.

UBA was the fourth on the most traded stock list, closing the market with over 24.78 million units traded at a cost of over NGN214.21 million, while Fidelity Bank completed the top five list with over 24.35 million units traded today, worth NGN67.03 million.

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