Market Summary Gains in Aluworks Limited (+10.
00%) and MTN Ghana (+0.
60%) drove the benchmark index upward by 23.
81 points (+1.
24%) to close at 1,946.
08 with a year-to-date return of -13.
78% while the market capitalization increased by 0.
46% to close at 53.
The GSE Financial Index closed flat at 1,788.
48 with a -11.
45% year-to-date return.
Aluworks Limited inched the SAS Manufacturing Index up by 1.
86 points (+0.
07%) to close at 2,658.
25 with a year-to-date return of -23.
65% in spite of a downward price movement in Fan Milk (-0.
Trading activity weakened as 62,267 shares valued at GH¢55,311 changed hands from 537,987 shares valued at GH¢1,930,048 in the previous session.
MTN Ghana dominated trades by volume and value, accounting for 65.
52%s of the total volume traded and 44.
26% of the total value traded.
We expect activity levels to increase in the next session.
Final Dividend Enterprise Group Limited - (GSE: EGL) EGL has announced that the Company's Directors will be recommending to the shareholders at the upcoming Virtual Annual General Meeting, the payment of a final dividend of GH¢0.
054 per share for the 2019 financial year.
The final dividend if approved will be paid on Thursday, 6th August 2020.