Markets at a Glance

Friday, 18 December 2020

EQUITIES

• The All-Share Index rose 1.56% to
36,804.75 with a market capitalization at 19.23 trillion naira.

• The top 5 gainers were Dangote Cement, MTNN, Ardova,  Guinness and Oando.

• Top 5 losers were C&I Leasing,  United Capital, May&Baker, Lasaco and UAC Properties.

• The top 5 trades were on Niger Insurance,  Guaranty, AXA Mansard, First Bank and Zenith Bank.

MONEY MARKET
• Overnight rate up 3.25% to 4.50%; Open Buy Back rate up  3.50% to 4.50%.

(As at Dec. 17.)
• NIBOR: Overnight rate down 0.27 % to 0.8125%, 1month rate down 0.11 to 0.7326%, 3months down 0.12 to 0.8236%, 6 months down 0.14 to 0.9536%. 

FMDQ BOND YIELDS

• Index level: 694.52

• 1day:  -0.02%

• Month-to-date: -7.71%

• Quarter-to-date: 10.83

• Year-to-date: 44.34%

FOREX

• CBN Official rate: 379/$

• Importers & Exporters Window: 394/$

• Parallel Market: 477/$