The benchmark index moderated by 4.11 points (-0.19%) to settle at 2,210.43 with a -14.07% year-to-date return while market capitalization shed 0.08% to settle at GH¢56.31 billion.
SIC Insurance advanced on the day, gaining GH¢0.01 (10.00%). Meanwhile, losses in Societe Generale (-1.49%), Standard Chartered (-1.06%) and Ecobank Ghana (-0.51%) lowered the GSE Financial Index by 7.66 points (-0.41%), closing at 1,882.55 with a -12.59% year-to-date return.
The SAS Manufacturing Index recorded no gains or losses for a consecutive session, closing at yesterday’s level of 3,745.98 with a -19.50% year-to-date return.
Two banking stocks, Standard Chartered (GH¢16.82) and Societe Generale (GH¢0.66) hit their year lows.
A total of 159,706 shares valued at GH¢295,470.95 summed up today’s session, compared with 165,163 shares valued at GH¢246,282 in the previous session. Enterprise Group Limited dominated trades by volume and value for the second straight session, accounting for 81.79% of total volume traded and 75.15% of total value traded.
We expect activity levels to increase at the next session.
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
SIC Insurance Company Limited (GSE: SIC)
SIC has announced that the Company’s 12th Annual General Meeting will be held at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Accra on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 10 am.
Clydestone Ghana Limited (GSE: CLYD)
CLYD has announced that the Company’s Annual General Meeting will be held at the Osu Presby Hall, Room 1 on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 10 am.
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