Market Indices Trend
Top Trades by Volume
Top Trades by Value
Gainers & Losers
The market, backed by strong showings in the financial sector ended the week in positive territory.
The benchmark index advanced by 19.78 points (+0.92%) to close at 2,169.48 with a -15.66% year-to-date return due to gains in four counters in the financial sector while market capitalization increased by 0.66% to settle at GH¢55.89 billion.
The GSE Financial Index plunged 36.81 points (+2.04%) to close at 1,843.54 with a -14.40% year-to-date return due to gains in Societe Generale (+15.00%), Ecobank Transnational (+12.50%), SIC Insurance (+10.00%) and Standard Chartered (+3.67%).
The SAS Manufacturing Index held on to last week’s level of 3,623.32 with a -22.13% year-to-date return.
Trading activity weakened as 1,245,614 shares valued at GH¢2,121,972 changed hands compared to 8,832,093 shares valued at GH¢7,154,736 recorded last week. GOIL dominated trades this week, accounting for 46.98% of total volume traded and 46.88% of the total value traded.
We expect trading activity to pick up as investors demand bargain stocks.