26 June 2018 ( Lagos ): Even after opening on a positive note today, and trending upwards, ASI got hit by the negative performance of the oil and gas sector but stayed strong and observed a meager dip of 3.58 bps ( 0.01% ).
Even though ( OANDO
) advanced by 4.72%; the massive dip in ( JAPAULOIL
) by 8.89%, was a complete deal breaker.
The banking sector performed fairly well today with upsurges in ( FCMB
), (FIDELITYBK ) and ( ACCESS
) by 9%, 4.95% and 1.97% respectively over weighed the dips in ( ZENITHBANK
) by 1.73% and ( UBA
) by 0.94%
Th industrial goods and insurance sector saw some extreme changes , where ( WAPCO
) advanced by 2.49%; ( CCNN
) fell by 4.82%. Similarly, as ( PRESTIGE
) led laggards by dipping 4.76%; ( NEM
) shot up by steeply 9.87%.
Lastly, the consumer goods sector observed mixed sentiments. ( INTBREW) shed 6.14%; but advances in bellwether stocks like ( HONYFLOUR
) and ( DANGFLOUR
) by 4.67% and 1.45% respectively , helped the sector.
Reporting for EasyKobo on 26 June 2018, Tuesday in Lagos, Nigeria.
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