The benchmark index moderated by 12.
43 points (-0.
64%) to close at 1,933.
65 with a year-to-date return of -14.
33% while the market capitalization decreased by 0.
24% to settle at 53.
Major market sector performances were mixed.
The GSE Financial Index was up 0.
57 points (+0.
03%) to close at 1,789.
05 with a -11.
42% year-to-date return on the back of Ecobank Ghana (+0.
13%) while Fan Milk (-3.
85%) edged the SAS Manufacturing Index lower by 14.
23 points (-0.
54%) to close at 2,658.
25 with a year-to-date return of -24.
Trading activity strengthened as 87,612 shares valued at GH¢397,851 changed hands from 62,267 shares valued at GH¢55,311 in the previous session.
Ecobank Ghana dominated trades by volume and value, accounting for 55.
94% of the total volume traded and 92.
39% 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.