WorldStage Newsonline-- Trading activities closed on a positive note Tuesday as major market indicators of the Nigerian Stock Exchange recorded slight appreciation.
The gains recorded in the market were boosted by activities in the FBNH; Zenith Bank, GTBank Diamond Bank, and UBA.
Thus, the market capitalisation of the listed equities gained 0.11 per cent or N12billion from N11,494ttrillion Monday to N11,506trillion today.
Similarly, the NSE All-Share Index declined by 0.11 per cent to close on Tuesday at 35,994.67 basis points, up from 35,956.05recorded Monday, while shares worth N4.2billion were traded.
At the close of trading activities, IPWA Plc led 31 other stocks on the price gainers’ chart rising by 10 per cent or N0.06 to close at N0.66 per share.
Eterna Plc followed on the chart, with a 10 per cent or 0.27kobo gain to close at N2.97 per share, Rtbriscoe Plc rose by 10 per cent or N0.18kobo to close at N1.98kobo per share.
Deap Capitals plc led 25 other stocks on the losers' chart by shedding 9.46 per cent or N0.14kobo to close at N1.34kobo per share, BOCGAS Plc shedding 9.09 per cent or N0.85 per share to close at N8.50kobo per share, Livestock plc shedding 6.90 per cent or N0.20kobo per share to close at N2.70kobo per share.