Ghana: Markets Close with One Loser
Trading activity at the week’s opening session closed with the market indices failing to add to gains registered at the previous session.
A pesewa slide in the share price of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated to close at 10GHp, held back the market indices today.
The benchmark Composite Index closed trading down by 7.05 points to close at 1,023.45, bringing its year to date return to 5.62%. The Financial Index also trimmed 9.87 points to close at 857.79.
Volume and value of shares traded today was however impressive on the back of a block trade in the shares of CAL Bank. A total of 1.16 million shares valued at GH¢456,178 changed hands in thirteen equities. CAL Bank accounted for 87% of volume and 71% of value traded respectively.
Via Merban Brokers