A gain in Societe Generale (+1.
59%) kept the benchmark index in positive territory, closing the session 0.
68 points (+0.
04%) higher at 1,841.
38 with a -18.
42% year-to-date return.
The market capitalization inched up by 0.
01% to close at GH¢53.
Consequently, the GSE Financial Index was up 1.
23 points (+0.
13%) to close at 1,669.
29 with a -17.
35% year-to-date return due to Societe Generale while the SAS Manufacturing Index closed flat at yesterday’s level of 2,028.
66 with a year-to-date return of -41.
Trading activity weakened as 103,672 shares valued at GH¢88,095 changed hands from 842,294 shares valued at GH¢1,906,873 in the previous session.
Societe Generale dominated trades by volume, accounting for 52.
09% of the total volume traded Fan Milk dominated trades by value, accounting for 46.
14% of the total value traded.
We expect activity levels to increase as investors take advantage of bargain stocks.
Final Dividend Societe Generale Ghana Limited (GSE: SOGEGH) SOGEGH has announced that the Company’s Directors will be recommending to the shareholders at the upcoming Extra-Ordinary General Meeting, the payment of a final dividend of GH¢0.
045 per share for the 2019 financial year.
The final dividend will be paid on Monday, 30th November 2020.