Gains in two counters in the banking sector pushed the benchmark index up by 2.50 points (+0.12%) to close at 2,151.83 with a -16.34% year-to-date return while market capitalization increased by 0.05% to settle at GH¢55.54 billion.
The GSE Financial Index advanced by 4.65 points (+0.26%) to close at 1,810.69 with a year-to-date return of -15.93% due to CAL (+9.38%) and SOGEGH (+1.75%) despite losses in GCB (-0.41%), EGH (-0.38%) and SCB (-0.19%).
The SAS Manufacturing Index remained unchanged for the twelfth straight session at 3.623.32 with a -22.13% year-to-date return.
Trading activity weakened as 622,410 shares valued at GH¢546,513 changed hands compared with 6,696,918 shares valued at GH¢4,321,826 in the previous session. MTN Ghana dominated trades, accounting for 45.44% of total volume traded and 36.23% of the total value traded.
We expect trading activity to pick up as investors await more earnings announcements.
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Aluworks Limited (GSE: ALW)
ALW has announced that the Company’s 32nd Annual General Meeting will be held at the Rotary Club House Conference Centre in Tema Community 5 (near Chopsticks Restaurant) on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10 am.
PZ Cussons Limited (GSE: PZC)
PZC has announced that the Company’s Annual General Meeting will be held at the Kama Conference Center, Plot 8, Ring Road, Accra on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 10 am.
Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GSE: GGBL)
GGBL has announced that the Company’s 47th Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday, 13th November 2019 at the Golden Bean Hotel, Kumasi at 11.00 am.
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