Saturday May 01,
2021 / 09:20 AM / by NASD Plc/ Header Image Credit: NASD
NASD OTC Securities Exchange Market closed on a positive note YTD as the market recorded an increase in performance. NASD Security Index Year to date returns increased by 6.50%. Total volume traded Year-to-Date stands at 190,940,767 units in 1049 deals and total Value traded is N4,795,488,358.
Week 17 Overview
NASD OTC Securities Exchange Index closed the week with a Positive return on NSI. The NSI return increased by 0.60% to close the week at 789.89 points against 785.15 Friday April 23, 2021.
In addition, Week 17 saw NASD Investors gain N3.37 Billion in value. NASD OTC Market capitalization closed at N561.46 Billion compared to N558.09 Billion on Friday, April 23, 2021, resulting from a Positive movement of prices.
There was a 5.95% decrease in the total value traded during the week, as week 17 saw NASD Investors trade a total of N1,465,044,309 in value compared to N1,557,778,675 in the previous week. Total trade activity for the year is valued at N4,795,488,358.
Total volume traded during the week was 55,082,555.00 units compared to 81,308,025.00 units in the previous week leading to a 32.25% decrease in trade volume compared to week 16. Total volume traded for the year is 190,940,767 units.
Top Traded Securities by Volume
The week closed with Nigerian Exchange Group PLC ranking top among the five most traded securities by volume and Niger Delta Exploration & Production PLC as the fifth most traded stock by volume traded in the week.
Top Traded Securities by Values
The week closed with Nigerian Exchange Group PLC ranking top among the five most traded securities by value and Afriland Properties PLC stood as the fifth most traded Security by value for the week.
Advancers for the Week
Nigerian Exchange Group PLC, which currently holds a Market Capitalization of N57.49 Billion closed the week at N30.26 representing a 51.37 percent increase from the previous close of N19.99.
FrieslandCampina Wamco PLC, which currently holds a Market Capitalization of N139.26 Billion closed the week at N142.64 representing a 2.10 percent increase from the previous close of N139.70.
Central Securities Clearing System PLC, which currently holds a Market Capitalization of N83.75 Billion closed the week at N16.75 representing a 0.60 percent increase from the previous close of N16.65.
Decliners for the Week
The NASD OTC market recorded no decliners in this week's trade