The Nigerian stock exchange after carefully trading for two days recorded #164 billion growth subject to renewed investors interest.The market capitalization opened at #14.815 trillion and rose by 1.1%. and closed at #14.979 trillion. All- Share index rose by 315.41 points and closed at 28659.45, from 28344.04 yesterday.
Total Nigeria has the highest number of shares growing by #10.20 per share and closed at #112.20 per share. Presco followed with #5.40 per share and closed at #65.90 while, Zenith Bank share rose from #1.55 and closed at #21.55 per share.
Nasco profited 90k to close at #13, while Guarantee Trust Bank, added 85kto close at #30.35 per share. The losers list was led by Etena, dropping 39k and closed at #4.90 per share. Cutix followed with to close at #1.62, eTransact also added 18k and closed at #1.73 per share.
Fidson Health Care went down by 6k and closed at #3.50, Red Star Express lost 5k to close at #3.25 per share.Also the quantity of shares traded rose by 42.52% with an exchange of 489.11 million shares worth #4.72billion in 5,652 deals.
This is contrary to the 343.19 million shares worth #5.04 billion transacted 4,048 deals on Thursday.The United Bank for Africa traded 100.23 million shares worth 696.29 million. Zenith Bank followed with an account 73.93million shares valued at #1.56billion, while FBN holdings sold 54.22 million shares valued at #344.04 million.
Fidelity Bank 34.57 million shares worth #70.88 million, Access Bank traded #29.25 million shares valued at #229.97 million.