Starting up the new week, equities trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange ended in the negative territory, as the lead performance pointer, NSEASI gave up 63Bpt of its trading points, and closed at 38,567.26 from 38,810.75. Safe NSE-Consumer Goods and NSE-Oil & Gas Indexes that gained; other observed market indices in this report, closed below their respective opening points. Thus, WtD, the lead index is 63Bpts below opening, while the total gained points in the month of August is now 5Bpts. See the index movement table for details.
Taking few more steps back, equities trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange ended in the negative territory,