Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Capital market loses N246bn in six hours of trading



The bears dominated trading activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Friday with the market capitalisation losing N246bn in six hours of trading.

The market capitalisation, which opened at N21.224tn shed N246bn to close at N20.978tn.

Similarly, the NSE All-Share Index decreased by 470.64 points or 1.16 per cent to close at 40,120.22 from 40,590.85 posted on Thursday.