Market closes August trading upbeat as index rises by 0.07%

Following gains recorded by most high capital stocks, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), ended trading for the month of August upbeat, as the All-Share Index (ASI), rose by 0.07 percent.
Precisely, the ASI increased by 17.76 absolute points, a growth of 0.07 percent to close at 25,327.13 points, while the market capitalisation gained N9 billion to close at N13.213 trillion.