The All Share Index (ASI) of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) which unbolted at 25,301.23, grew by 0.46 percent to close at 25,418.08 at the end of trading Thursday.
Topping the gainers list were shares of Nigeria Breweries Plc which gained N3.14 to close at N133.84. Forte oil followed with a gain of N1.12 to close trading at N47.81. Guaranty Trust Bank Plc gained N0.45 to close at N25.35 other notable gainers were Zenith Bank Plc and Flourmill they gained N0.4 and N0.35, to close at N14.55 and 17.85 respectively.
On the other hand, shares of 7UP PLC led the losers list as they shed N8.29 to close at N77.71, followed by Total Nigeria Plc which lost N5.45 (from N280) to close N274.55, ASHAKA Cement Plc loss N0.5 to close N9.5 other notable losers were Dangote Cement and United African Company of Nigeria Plc . They lost N0.5 and N0.25 to close at N160 and N14 respectively.
Custodian Insurance Plc shares were the most traded in terms of volume as 80,342,325. Other major trade volumes occurred in the shares of Oando Plc, United Bank of Africa Plc, Zenithbank Plc and Guaranty Bank Plc.