The Nigerian equities market extended the bullish run into the sixth consecutive trading day as the All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 1.07% to close at 31,477.51, while the market capitalization closed at N13.718 trillion. 12 stocks closed higher, 24 declined while 70 remained unchanged.
Sovereign Insurance (280.75mn), UBA (44.42mn) and MTNN (34.22mn) were the most actively traded stocks. The total volume of stocks traded was 559.76 million in 6,042 deals and the value of stocks traded was N8.68bn down by 50.31% from N17.46bn recorded at the previous trading day.
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