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NASCON - National Salt Company

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Processing of Raw Salt into Edible Salt and importation of Tomato Paste

National Salt Company is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX) since October 20th, 1992. National Salt is traded on the NGX under the ticker symbol “NASCON”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of NGX:NASCON is NGNASCON0005. National Salt Company is currently the 45th most valuable stock on the NGX with a market capitalization of NGN 26.5 billion, which is about 0.102% of the Nigerian Stock Exchange equity market.

NASCON10.00 ▴ 0.30 (3.09%)
2 days ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price10.00
Day’s High Price10.00
Traded Volume322,287
Number of Deals16
Gross Turnover3.23M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share
Price/Earning Ratio
Dividend Per Share
Dividend Yield
Shares Outstanding2.65B
Market Capitalization26.5B
Monetary values are quoted in Nigerian Naira (NGN) unless otherwise stated

NASCON Stock Market Performance


The current share price of National Salt Company (NASCON) is NGN 10.00. NASCON closed its last trading day (Friday, November 25, 2022) at 10.00 NGN per share on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX), recording a 3.1% gain over its previous closing price of 9.70 NGN. National Salt began the year with a share price of 13.20 NGN but has since lost 24.2% off that price valuation, ranking it 141st on the NGX in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ fears may be allayed by the 5% increase of NASCON share price since October 28th, which is 30th best on NGX.

National Salt Company is the 84th most traded stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange over the past three months (Aug 29 - Nov 25, 2022). NASCON has traded a total volume of 6.5 million shares—in 745 deals—valued at NGN 65.8 million over the period, with an average of 103,236 traded shares per session. A volume high of 650,675 was achieved on September 21st, and a low of 2,630 on October 5th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of National Salt on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Profile of National Salt Company

National Salt Company operates in the Consumer Goods sector.

Factsheet of National Salt Company

Consumer Goods

NASCON Industrial Market Competitors

National Salt Company, issuers of the NASCON stock on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Consumer Goods sector. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

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  1. Samson Adedayo AdemolaSamson Adedayo Ademola
    Jun 27, 2019 10:28 GMT

    Please kindly help me. I am a shareholder of National salt company of Nigeria Plc since 1991 with my account No. 22/0008/0015 and names are Samson Adedayo Ademola. Please how can I get all my unclaimed dividends Please advise me. Thanks my email is

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