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NGX All-Share Index opens the week bullish, gains 0.12%

by Business News Report

Opening the week, the local bourse rebounded, up 0.12% to settle at 52,657.69 points. Investors interest in telco heavyweight, MTNN (+0.04%) as well as ZENITHBANK (+0.61%) and GTCO (+0.21%) were the primary drivers of the overall market’s strong performance. Consequently, the year-to-date (YTD) return rose to 2.74%, while market capitalisation gained ₦34.32bn to close at ₦28.68trn.

Analysis of today’s market activities showed trade turnover settled higher relative to the previous session, with the value of transactions up by 5.44%. A total of 143.74m shares valued at ₦1.78bn were exchanged in 4,078 deals. FBNH (+0.00%) led the volume chart with 19.66m units traded while MTNN (+0.04%) led the value chart in deals worth ₦326.85mn. Market breadth closed positive at a 1.23-to-1 ratio with advancing issues outnumbering declining ones. CHAMS (+7.69%) topped thirteen (13) others on the gainer’s table, while CORNERST (-10.00%) led ten (10) others on the laggard’s log.

Find below key highlights of market activities

IndicatorsCurrentChange (%)YTD
All-Share Index52,657.690.122.74
Market Cap. (₦ ‘trillion)28.680.122.74
Volume (millions)143.74-67.61
Value (₦ ‘billion)1.785.44

Dividend Information for 2022

CompanyDividend (Bonus)Closure DatePayment Date
SEPLAT$0.025 (interim)11-Nov-226-Dec-22
ACCESSCORP₦0.20 (interim)28-Sep-2212-Oct-22
GTCO₦0.30 (interim)21-Sep-2230-Sep-22
UBA₦0.20 (interim)22-Sep-2229-Sep-22
STANBIC₦1.50 (interim)7-Sep-2221-Sep-22
ZENITHBANK₦0.30 (interim)7-Sep-2213-Sep-22
SEPLAT$0.025 (interim)15-Aug-229-Sep-22
CUSTODIAN₦0.10 (interim)26-Aug-221-Sep-22
OKOMU OIL₦7.00 (interim)26-Aug-2229-Aug-22
MTNN₦5.60  (interim)19-Aug-2226-Aug-22
AIRTELAF$0.03 (final)23-Jun-2222-Jul-22
TOTAL₦18.20 (final)29-Apr-2217-Jun-22
NB₦1.20 (final)16-Mar-2222-Apr-22
WAPCO₦1.00 (final)8-Apr-2221-Apr-22

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