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The equities market closed on the side of the bull as ASI continued its rise above the 30,000 point mark. The All Share Index closed with 31,071.25 against the previous close of 30,127.82 indicating a 3.13% increase, volume traded closed with 450.51M, while the total value of stocks traded stood at 5.71B in 6,357 deals.-- -- -NSEMKTSNP. To get the market snapshot from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type NSEMKTSNP.

The Banking sector had the highest trade volume closing the day with 61.92% while INSURANCE CARRIERS, BROKERS AND SERVICES came last on our top five sector by volume accounting for 1.46% of total volume traded-- -- TOPSECVOL. To get the TOP 5 SECTOR BY VOL from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type TOPSECVOL.

The advancers and decliner log pegged at 3.44x as 55 stocks gained against 16 losers.

STANBIC IBTC ETF 30 led the pack of gainers with 11.31% and closed at N80.14 while TOTAL NIGERIA PLC came last on the top 5 gainers for the day with 8.33% and closed the day at N195.00-- -- TOP5G.

To get the TOP 5 GAINERS from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type TOP5G.

NPF MICROFINANCE BANK PLC. topped our losers chart with a loss of 4.88% and a close of N1.17 while DEAP CAPITAL MANAGEMENT & TRUST PLC. was at the bottom with a decline of 3.85% and closed the day at N0.5-- -- -- TOP5L. To get the TOP 5 LOSERS from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type TOP5L.

ZENITH INTERNATIONAL BANK PLC. was the most active on the chart of top 5 movers with a 96.77M contribution in volume and last on the chart is FBN HOLDINGS PLC with a contribution of 30.72M-- -- -TOP5M. To get the TOP 5 MOVERS from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type TOP5M.

These are the stocks whose prices reached new 52 week highs-- -- -52WKHIGHS. To get the 52 WEEK HIGHS from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type 52WKHIGHS.

FORTE OIL stock price reaches new 52 week low-- -- -52WKLOWS. To get the 52 WEEK HIGHS from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type 52WKLOWS.

CRUDE OIL (BRENT) price continues its downward trend with 1.48% decrease to close at $49.88. -- -- ENERGY. To get the ENERGY COMMODITIES from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type ENERGY.

NESTLE NIGERIA PLC. closed with 928.80% increase in volume to emerge on top of the Top NSE 30 Equities with Unusual Volume. UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLC. sits at the bottom of the chart with 61.07% increase in trade volume.-- -- -NSEUNVOL. To get the TOP NSE 30 EQUITIES WITH UNUSUAL VOLUME from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type NSEUNVOL.

UNION BANK NIG. PLC emerged as highest dividend yield equity with FIDELITY BANK PLC. And OANDO PLC. also making the list.-- -- -HYIELD. To get the TOP 10 HIGHEST DIVIDEND YIELD EQUITIES from InfoWARE market terminal, click on ctrl G and type HYIELD.

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