NGX Equities Market begins trading on negative note
Salamatu Ejembi, Lagos.
EKOCORP was the most traded stock by volume at 40.00 million units, while MTN NIGERIA COMMUNICATIONS PLC was the most traded stock by value at N752.67 million respectively.
Analyzing by sectors, the Insurance (-0.7%), Banking (-0.3%), and Consumer Goods (-0.2%) indices declined, while the Oil & Gas (+0.1%) recorded the sole gain of the day.
The Industrial Goods index closed flat.
As measured by market breadth, market sentiment was flat as an equal number of stocks (19) recorded gains and declines.