MTN Ghana advanced by 1.41%, pushing the benchmark index up by 5.46 points (+0.23%) to close at 2,346.41 with a -8.78% year-to-date return while market capitalization increased by 0.09% to settle at GH¢58.23 billion.
Financial stocks moderated by 12.68 points (-0.62%) to close at 2,035.17 with a -5.51% year-to-date return due to losses in Enterprise Group Limited (-2.38%) and Access Bank Ghana (-10.18%).
The SAS Manufacturing Index closed flat for the third straight session at 3,910.17 with a -15.97% year-to-date return.
MTN Ghana dominated trades for the second straight session, accounting for 87.60% of total volume traded and 72.54% of total value traded. Trading activity surged as 3,428,914 shares valued at GH¢2,981,220.74 changed hands compared to 11,372 shares valued at GH¢10,069.56 yesterday.
We expect increased activity in financial stocks due to outstanding bids at the next session.
Company in Focus
Bond Savings and Loans Limited (BOND)
BOND has announced the listing of Tranches 11 and 12 of its GHS100 Million Medium-Term Note Programme on the Ghana Fixed Income Market.
Gainers & Losers
Top Trades by Volume