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Equities market stumble on profit taking

The equities market returned to trading activities after the holiday season on a bearish mood as the index lost point on the day. The market prior to today, recorded a bullish run for ten consecutive trading days were we saw the index increase by 22.17% during the ten day period, pushing the index to a
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Equities market rebound as YTD return rise to 3.09%

After recording as high as -20.41% YTD return in the course of trading during the first quarter of 2015, investors remained hopeful for a positive turnaround of event in the equities market in the current year. This expectation is at last in play as the market is finally returning its first positive year to date
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Index soar by 8.30% as YTD return fall to -0.78%

The equities market resumed trading today on a bullish note as most blue chip stocks rallied on the back of renewed interest from investors. The mood which have been observed in the market over the last couple of months seems to have improved with the successful run of the presidential election which has brought about
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Index rises by 2.13% as bull run hit day eight

It was an exciting day in the equities market as we saw some impressive run of form from most of the listed stocks on the equities market. The index recorded a positive performance at the end of trading session as all the sectors in the equities market recorded gains. The banking sector was the best
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Forty stock record gains as index rises by 1.73%

Activities in the equities market resumed trading for the week on a high note as major sectors in the market recorded gains after the close of trading for the day. Most sectors recorded gains after trading session with exception to the oil and gas sector which lost by -0.24%.  Trading signals suggests that investors continue
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Index rises by 1.63% as bull run continues

The equities market witnessed an improved performance for the whole of the week compared to the previous week as it returned gains for the five trading days of the week to help the index to a year to date performance of -11.81%. Today’s trading saw increased investor participation, as most sectors recorded gains with exception
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Equities market sustain rally as index rises by 0.61%

Trading activities witnessed high volume of transactions today as investors reacted to a number of results that hit the market during the course of trading today. Major results that hit the market today include the likes of UBA and Dangote cement with both announcing corporate actions that caused a negative reaction from the part of
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Index rises by 1.03% as bull run hit day four

Activities in the equities market resumed today on a positive note on the back of gains recorded by the banking and petroleum service sector. At the close of business the market maintained its bullish run for the fourth consecutive trading day as investors continue to take position in stocks with relatively depressed prices ahead of
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Index rises by 0.58% as market cap pegs at N9.8bn

Trading activities commenced for the week on a positive note with the NSE All Share Index gaining 0.01% to close at 29,505.47 (171.24 points). Similarly, the market capitalization of the listed equities appreciated by NGN9.8 billion to close at NGN57.14 trillion in contrast with the NGN30.14 trillion recorded at the close of trading on Friday.
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Bulls hang on as index rise marginally by 0.05%

Today’s market activities was cyclical in nature as the index oscillated between the positive and negative region during the course of the day’s trading session. A U-turn of momentous upward swing in the banking sector was experienced today, as the banking sector lost by 0.48% to negatively affect the returns of the index which eventually
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