By Babajide Okeowo
The Equities market closed Thursday on a negative note, as the Nigerian Stock Exchange All Share Index, NSEASI depreciated by -0.25% to close at 34,968.94 basis points as against -0.26% depreciation recorded previously. Its Year-to-Date (YTD) returns currently stands at +30.28%.
Market breadth closed negative as MBENEFIT led 13 Gainers as against 25 Losers topped by UNITYBNK at the end of today’s session – an unimproved performance when compared with the previous outlook.
Market turnover closes negative as volume moved down by -21.57% as against +19.72% uptick recorded in the previous session. UBA,
ZENITHBANK and MTNN were the most active to boost market turnover. MTNN and ZENITHBANK topped the market value list.