TH RE: STOCK MARKET REPORT FOR 8 OCTOBER, 2010 The Market capitalization increased marginally from N5.743tr to N5.780tr at the close of business today. The Net percentage charge was +0.65 while the market index recorded 23, 835.73. Three of the sectoral indices appreciated (NSEFBT10, NSE 30 & NSE INS 10) compared with two the previous week. The banking sector remained the most active. Volume in this sector was largely driven by activity in the shares of Access, Diamond, UBA, Fidelity, FCMB and First Bank. Similarly, the insurance sector also traded large volume as Staco, Contisure and AIICO traded 72, 107, 800, 11,038, 935 and 10, 542, 572 units respectively. Many companies traded at maximum price, while some traded minimum. Some of those companies which traded maximum include Flourmill, Japauloil, Tantalizer, Glaxosmith, Nestle, Unilever etc. Julius Berger, Cadbury, Fidelity, Big treat, 7UP among other traded at minimum price (5% down).
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