A total of 433.64 million shares worth N2.04 billion were traded in 2,852 deals on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday.
This was against the 229.01 million shares valued at N2.07 billion traded in 3,350 deals on Wednesday.
The market indices recorded a marginal growth of 0.03 per cent.
The market capitalisation, which opened at N6.639 trillion, grew by N2 billion to close at N6.641 trillion.
Also, the All-Share Index appreciated by 7.45 points to close at 20,941.92 against 20,934.47 posted on Wednesday.
Mobil led the price gainers’ chart with a gain of N4 to close at N146 per share.
Okomu Oil followed with a gain of N1.08 to close at N33.50 per share, while Unilever grew by 97k to close at N32.39 per share.
Dangote Cement, which declared a dividend of N1.25 per share and bonus of one for 10, appreciated by 50k to close at N116 per share.
Berger Paints gained 40k to close at N8.48 per cent
On the other hand, New Gold topped the losers’ chart with a loss of N17 to close at N2, 494 per unit.
Lafarge Wapco lost N1 to close at N40 per share, while GlaxoSmithKline dipped by 99k to close at N18.97 per share.
Ashaka Cement and Presco depreciated by 53k each to close at N10.07 and N10.11 per share, respectively.