MARKET UPDATE
FEBRUARY 22, 2018 NIGERIA STOCK EXCHANGE (Market Closed) SUMMARY: All Share Index 31,426.63 Deals 3,970.00 Volume 417,172,419.00 Value N3,144,104,940.56 Market Cap N11,719,147,065,701.27 TOP GAINERS TOTAL 214.5 (19.5) DANGCEM 194 (2) ETI 15 (0.9) GUARANTY 34.5 (0.9) ZENITHBANK 23 (0.85) TOP LOSERS PZ 11.3 (-0.55) UNILEVER 36.55 (-0.45) NPFMCRFBK 1.46 (-0.12) FLOURMILL 19.5 (-0.1) UAC-PROP 1.59 (-0.06)   CBN EXCHANGE RATE (NGN) Buying: $USD 305.8 £GBP 398.1516 EURO 346.8689 SWISS FRANC 307.1206 YEN 2.7858 Selling: $USD 306.8 GBP 399.4536 EURO 348.0032 SWISS FRANC 308.1249 YEN 2.7949 CNBC COMMODITY PRICES (USD) Natural Gas 3.188 (0.089) Crude Oil (Bonny light) $61.94 Gold 1289.30 (18.50) Silver 15.72 (0.42) Copper 2.703 (0.086) Wheat 521.00 (-0.50)  Coffee 106.35 (1.05) Cotton 74.09 (0.95) Cocoa 2236.00 (-20.00)
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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Press Release- UBA Holds 2018 Chairman’s Forum, Seeks Strengthening of Corporate Governance across Board

Pix: Group Chairman, UBA Plc, Mr Tony Elumelu; Group Vice Chairman, Amb. Joe Keshi; GMD/CEO, Mr Kennedy Uzoka; Deputy Group Managing Director, Mr. Victor Osadolor flanked by Group Board Members, Senior Management Executives, Board Chairmen and CEOs of UBA Subsidiaries across the globe, at the just concluded Chairman’ Forum held in Lagos   UBA Holds 2018 Chairman’s Forum, Seeks Strengthening of ... Read More »

Presidency upbeat as Buhari meets Trump today

The Presidency was very upbeat on Sunday as President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in the United States of America ahead of his scheduled meeting with President Donald Trump. The meeting, which is expected to centre on the fight against terrorism and economic development among others, holds today at the White House.   In an interview with journalists after arriving in Washington ... Read More »

Thugs disrupt Kaduna APC gathering, injure five

Suspected thugs on Sunday disrupted a gathering of some stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress loyal to Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, representing the Kaduna North Senatorial District at the Senate. The thugs, numbering over 10, stormed the NUT End Well Hotel in Kaduna at about 3:15pm, attacking anybody in sight, including those that lodged in the hotel. Although no life was ... Read More »

Panic as LASG simulates accident on Third Mainland Bridge

There was panic on Sunday on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos State, as emergency management workers blocked the bridge for a simulated road accident. Panic-stricken motorists cried while their faces creased in horror as they watched officials of the Lagos State Government, supported by some federal workers, battle to rescue victims of the multiple ‘crashes.’   From the scenario, five ... Read More »

Abductors demand N30m for Ekiti PDP chief

Suspected gunmen have kidnapped the Financial Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State, Mr. Kayode Oni. He was reportedly abducted at the weekend at a location between Efon and Erio, about 4:30 pm, while heading for Aramoko, the headquarters of Ekiti West Local Government. The PDP chieftain was said to be returning from Efon where he officiated at ... Read More »

CBN to sack CEOs, chairmen of banks with delayed accounts

Any bank which fails to publish its annual account 12 months after the financial year end will have its chief executive sacked, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed. Also to be fired is the chairman of such a bank. This directive is contained in the CBN’s Monetary, Credit, Foreign Trade and Exchange Guidelines for Fiscal Years 2018/2019 released ... Read More »

ODD NEWS: Doctors find 263 coins and 100 nails in a man’s stomach

A man has been saved from death after doctors operated on him and discovered 263 coins and 100 nails in his stomach. Surgeons treating a man with suspected food poisoning were stunned to discover 263 coins and 100 nails in his stomach, Dailymail has reported. The man identified as Maksud Khan, 35, was admitted to hospital with abdominal pains and doctors ... Read More »

ODD NEWS: Bizarre moment woman is seen on plane drying her panties with the overhead air vent on packed airplane

New day, new craze. A woman was filmed drying her underwear on an airplane by holding them close to the air vent above her head. The woman, who was onboard an Ural Airlines, was seen in the video waving the black and white pants high above the heads of her fellow travelers as she spent about 20 minutes drying them out. ... Read More »

Flour Mills concludes N39.9b capital raising

Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc recorded full subscription to its recent N39.9 billion rights issue, increasing the equity base of Nigeria’s largest flour-milling conglomerate. Regulatory report at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) at the weekend indicated that a total of 1.476 billion ordinary shares of 50 kobo each were listed as additional shares in Flour Mills of Nigeria’s name. The ... Read More »

Net profit hits N19.7b as Oando defies odds

Oando Plc grew its net profit by 405 per cent to N19.7 billion in 2017, sustaining a positive trend of good performance over the past five quarters. Key extracts of the audited report and accounts for the year ended December 31, 2017 released at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) at the weekend showed that gross profit rose by 81 per ... Read More »