NIGERIAN equities market closed on a negative note yesterday, as NSE ASI depreciated by -0.42% to close at 35,043.44 basis points, compared with the 0.74% appreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at +1.11%.
Market breadth closed negative as Live Stock led 25gainers against 27losers topped by Fidson Health Care at the end of yesterday’s session- an unimproved performance when compared with previous outlook.
Market turnover closes negative as volume declined by -27.94% against -78.79% decline recorded in the previous session. FBNH, Fidelity bank and Zenith bank were the most active to boost market turnover. NB and GTB top market value list.
NSE Insurance records +1.11% gain to emerge the most supportive sectoral index among others while NSE Banking emerged as worst hit to close with -2.34%
Vital Foam leads the list of active stocks that record impressive volume spike at the end of yesterday’s session.