Cadbury, Int. Breweries, Fidson gain, as NSE index up 0.32%
WorldStage Newsonline-- Activities on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed Friday on a positive note with a total 143,789,953 shares worth N1.4 bilion exchanged hands in 3,421 deals while 27 equity stocks appreciated in price as against 13 that depreciated.
While market capitalisation appreciated by N24 billion to close at N7.366 trillion as against N7.342 trillion recorded Thursday, representing a rise of 0.32 per cent, the All share Index also rose by 0.32 per cent to stand at 23,141.08 as against 23,066.74 Thursday.
Cadbury Nigeria led the gainers' table with a gain of N0.79 kobo to close at N16.74 kobo per share, International Breweries gained N0.34 kobo to close at N7.28 kobo per share and Fidson gained N0.04 kobo to close at N0.88 kobo per share.
Conoil led the losers' chart by shedding N1.13 kobo to close at N21.85 kobo per share, followed by Arbico Nigeria that shed N0.74 kobo per share to close at N14.09 kobo per share and UPL N0.20 kobo per share to close at N4.10 kobo per share.