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Julius Berger Nigeria Plc (NGX: JBERGER) | Share Price

Nigel Firth
Nigel Frith trader
Updated 20 May 2024

Overview of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc is a civil engineering and construction company listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX).

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc has business interests in the plants and factories, oil and gas, marine, ports and shipping and power sectors. The company’s pioneer construction project was the Eko Bridge in Lagos in 1964 – a major infrastructure project. During following years the company has deployed progressive construction methods to ensure innovation and quality work to the benefit of clients across several industries in the country.

Today, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc’s portfolio of products and services are diversified in more sectors of the industrial value chain and include the following: planning and construction of all kinds of civil engineering works.

The history of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc goes back to 1970 when it was founded by Julius Berger, and it had been listed on June 13, 1905.

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Julius Berger Nigeria Plc has its head offices at 10 Shettima A. Munguno Crescent, 900 108 Utako, Abuja FCT, Nigeria but has additional permanent locations in Lagos and Uyo.

The current Managing Director of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc is Wolfgang Goetsch.

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc's equity stocks are for sale online on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX) under the stock symbol JBERGER.

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc forms part of the Engineering Industry and the Industrials Sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX).

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Julius Berger Nigeria Plc Stock Performance

The current price for Julius Berger Nigeria Plc stocks on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX) is 24.80 Nigerian Naira (NGN).

An analysis of financial data of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc showed that the company has a total market capitalisation of 39.7 Billion NGN, with a Price/Earning ratio of 2.41 and earnings per share of 10.31 NGN.  Shares Outstanding are 1.6 Billion.

With an increase of earnings per share and reliable profits over a period, investors who want to buy or sell Julius Berger Nigeria Plc stocks can look forward to more profitable dividends and earnings in times to come.

According to an analysis on the live chart of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, analysts forecast further improved performance for the industrial sector with market share growing as trading volumes increase.

Highlights of Julius Berger Nigeria Plc in 2021

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc started the current financial year (2021) with a share price of 17.80 Nigerian Naira (NGN) on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX), and it has gained 39.3 % in value on its price valuation, ranking 31st on the NGX with its year-to-date performance.

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc is currently the 78th most-traded stock on the NGX and it has experienced a total trading volume of more than 14.2 million shares, which were finalised in 1,657 deals and were valued at a total of 343 million Nigerian Naira (NGN) over the recent three month period from September to December 2021, with an average of 224,866 shares in each trading session.

During the same period a volume high of 1.24 million was achieved on November 1 and a low of 12,246 on September 16.

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How to buy Julius Berger Nigeria Plc stocks – Step by Step

The stock market is one of the most attractive financial markets that sees millions of retail investors and traders participating daily. To buy, sell or trade Julius Berger Nigeria Plc stocks on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX), traders and investors can follow a few simple steps:

  1. Find the share that you want to buy, in this case, “JBERGER”.
  2. Select a forex broker that offers access to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX).
  3. Review the broker's trading conditions, fees, deposit and withdrawal methods, trading platform, customer support, regulation, and other components to ensure that they are aligned with your trading plan.
  4. Open a live trading account with the broker by completing the online application form and providing the necessary documentation to verify the trading account.
  5. Once your account has been activated, you are ready to make your first share purchase through the broker.
  6. From here you can start to build and diversify your portfolio by buying more shares.


The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NGX) (officially the Nigerian Exchange Group) is a leading integrated market organisation in Africa servicing the continent’s largest economy, that of Nigeria. The Exchange provides capital access to companies that seek to take advantage of the financial markets to fund their business expansion. The NGX also provides its collection of domestic, regional, and international investors with an array of regulated securities to achieve their investment objectives.

The NGX publishes the benchmark, value-weighted All-Share Index (ASI), formulated in January 1984 with a base value of 100 and which tracks the general market movement of all listed equities on the Exchange.

The NGX30 and NGX50 are additional indices that track the top 30 and 50 companies in terms of market capitalization and liquidity respectively. Only fully paid-up common shares weighted by adjusted market capitalization are admitted to these indices.

In March 2021, the Nigerian Stock Exchange was transformed into a shareholder-owned, profit making entity, the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc, when it was demutualised from a member-owned not-for-profit entity.

Nigel Firth
Nigel has been in the regulated financial services industry for nearly a decade, has previously owned a financial brokerage and has written many times for sites relating to personal finance and trading.