Despite the economic headwinds in Nigeria, the stock market investors have continued to invest with caution.

While there are good days in the market there have also been a few stormy ones, but the market has shown resilience in the face of the economic challenges.


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Trading results for the last weekday of trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX) declined.


Data showed that the NGX previous trading result was 33% higher in volume and 13% higher in deals than that of Friday.

According to information gathered, a total of 361,116,909 shares were traded in 5,640 deals.


The current market capitalisation of the Nigerian Stock Exchange is ₦‎39.09 trillion while NGX All-Share Index (ASI) inched up by 0.08% points to close at 71,419.87.

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This rise represents a 1-week gain of 0.27%, a 4-week gain of 1.74%, and an overall year-to-date gain of 39.35%.


Ikeja Hotel was the highest gainer with 10% share price appreciation, closing at ₦‎4.62 per share.


The Hospitality outfit was followed by Neimeth Pharma (+10%), Unity Bank (+10%) and Omatek Ventures (+9.86%).


Sunu Assurances Nigeria led the losers log with a price depreciation of 10% at ₦1.26 per share, followed by UAC of Nigeria (-9.76%), McNichols (-9.64%) and Cadbury Nigeria (-7.49%).


Universal Insurance Company recorded the highest volume of 44.1 million traded shares, followed by Jaiz Bank (35.4m), Access Holdings (23.9m) and Veritas Kapital Assurance (18.4m).


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