As first quarter numbers flooded the market, equities trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange rounded up trade on a positive note, as the lead performance pointer- NSEASI added 175Bpts to its trading points, and closed at 39,461.20 from 38,781.48. Save NSE-Consumer Goods and NSE-Banking Indices that shed points, other observed market indices in this report closed above their respective opening points. Thus, Week to Date, lead activities index is 41Bpts into the positive territory, while the total gained points in the month of April is now 107Bpts. See the index movement table for details.
Stretching further south, equities trading on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange ended in the negative territory, as the