Reasons Why Lafarge Should Outperform Market

Cement maker, Lafarge which trades with the name WAPCO seems set to outperform market in the near to middle term even though it had a not so inspiring half year run on a decent revenue base. Analysts point to the company’s planned rights issue, merger with sister companies United Cement Company (UniCem) and Atlas Cement Company; improving economic More...

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By administrator On Sunday, October 1st, 2017

11 Plc’s Thinning Margins Point To Challenges Ahead

In the first financial report under the name 11 Plc, former Mobil Nigeria succumbed to market pressure, which slowed revenue growth and sliced off margins in the oil marketing company, to signal tough times ahead More...

By administrator On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

GTBank: Improved Stock Returns On Back Of Good Run

(Independent Newspaper) GT Bank stock has been on the upswing in the last six months, defying the recession and portfolio investors’ apathy to the Nigerian economy. First quarter financial results released April More...

By administrator On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Is Total Nigeria All Hype And No Substance?

Kirk Leigh There has been a lot of activity around the Total Nigeria stock lately, driving the stock price to N265 last Friday May 19. For many who entered the stock, it was to take advantage of a drop to reap big More...

By administrator On Friday, May 19th, 2017

Will Nigerian Breweries Really Underperform?

(Independent) At a time when the Nigeria Breweries stock is beginning to get back its groove, analyst say the stock will underperform the market despite outperforming closest rival Guinness on the Nigerian bourse. Selling More...

By administrator On Friday, May 12th, 2017

Why Is Okomu Palm Such A Resilient Stock?

Kirk Leigh Okomu Palm Oil Company has had a terrific one year growing at a steep pace despite a drag on the economy and hiccups for manufacturing companies. With the economy showing signs of recovery, the company More...

By administrator On Friday, May 5th, 2017

SEPLAT Looks To Exploit Local Gas Market To Reverse Losses

The SEPLAT stock got a fair amount of knocks as did the stock market when the economy slipped into recession last year, dipping between August and September 2016 but it has been on the rise ever since save for the More...

By administrator On Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Mobil Beats Estimates On Steep Revenue Rise

(Independent) Mobil Nigeria has eked out handsome returns from its oil downstream and property businesses to beat earnings estimates even if revenues missed targets by a marginal level, causing analysts to advise More...

By administrator On Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Tony Elumelu’s Africa Ambition

I have met Tony Elumelu only once. That was in Port Harcourt at one of the branches of the defunct All States Trust Bank (If remember clearly) where he was Branch Manager. It wasn’t in his office but at a waiting More...

By administrator On Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Need To Structure How Africans Give Influenced Tony Elumelu Foundation

‘There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs’. These are wise words that fall flat where there are no stairs. Perhaps this was the thinking behind the Tony Elumelu Foundation’s initiative More...