Midweek Trading: Equities valuation rises by N140bn to N18.551trn

Equities market CAP gains 94 billion to reclaim N20trn mark

As Nestle, Zenith, GTB, bellwethers, buoy bourse The aggregate value of stock investment in the Nigerian capital market advanced by N140 billion following positive midweek trading on Wednesday. Consequently, the benchmark index that tracks share prices in the market advanced by 267.60 or 0.76 per cent points to close at N35,493.15 basis points while market capitalisation hit N18.551 trillion as it appreciated with the same percentage points. The session marked the third positive daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), coming from the downtrend and depressed posture it maintained…

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