Trading Statistics in 2017 – TRANSCORP, UBA Top Market Volume


Friday, December 29, 2017 /02:45PM / Proshare Research 

Trading activities in the Nigerian equities market closed the year 2017 with +42.30% gain as against -6.17% and -17.36% losses recorded in 2016 and 2015 respectively. 

Analysis on market turnover revealed that total volume traded increased by +25.49% in 2017 as against -17.35% drop recorded in 2016. Also, total value traded increased by +112.80% in 2017 as against -40.18% drop in 2016. 

Market records 65 gainers and 42 losers in 2017 as against 32 gainers to 79 losers in 2016.

Market Snapshot

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Financial services sector tops other sectors with 70.57% contribution to the total volume traded on the Exchange in 2017 as against 80.02% contribution recorded in 2016. Conglomerates and Consumer Goods sectors follow closely on the table.

Financial services traded 67.24 bln volumes in 2017 to lead the pack, Conglomerates and Consumer Goods sectors came second and third with 16.28bln and 4.60 bln volumes traded respectively while Natural resources sector traded the least volume with 41.26 mln volume traded.

2017 Volume and Value by Sectors
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Analysis on equity transaction by volume reveals that TRANSCORP tops by volume as the stock traded 15.82 bln volume of share in 2017; 
UBA follows with 7.71 bln volumes while ZENITHBANK came third on the top list with 6.82 bln volumes.

Top 4 Equity Transactions 2017
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11.  Consumer Goods Sector – GUINNESS Records Over 3,000 PE Ratio
12.  Financial Services Sector – GUARANTY Records 40.52% PAT Margin as NESF Tops on EPS
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14.  47 Financial Services Sector Stocks Are Penny Stocks in 2017
15.  Movers and Shakers in 2017 - DANGCEM, GUARANTY Record Growth in MKT CAP as FO, MOBIL Lead Otherwise
16.  DANGSUGAR, MAYBAKER and INTBREW Among Best Performing Stocks in 2017 

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