The benchmark index moderated by 11.
85 points (-0.
63%) due to MTN Ghana (-1.
75%) to close at 1,862.
77 with a -17.
47% year-to-date return while the market capitalization decreased by 0.
23% to settle at GH¢52.
The GSE Financial Index stayed at yesterday’s level of 1,725.
21 with a -14.
58% year-to-date return while the SAS Manufacturing Index remained unchanged for the third consecutive session, closing at 2,581.
74 with a year-to-date return of -25.
Trading activity strengthened as 223,987 shares valued at GH¢147,379 changed hands from 38,891 shares valued at GH¢26,505 in the previous session.
MTN Ghana dominated trades by volume and value, accounting for 93.
76% of the total volume traded and 79.
79% of the total value traded.
We expect activity levels to increase as investors take advantage of bargain stocks.
Final Dividend Total Petroleum Company Limited (GSE: TOTAL) TOTAL has announced the payment of a final dividend of GH¢0.
0845 per share for the financial year ending December 31, 2019.
The final dividend will be paid from 30th August, 2020.