Ghana: Markets Close with three gainers
Three equities recorded gains today lifting the market indices at the close of midweek trading.
Benso Oil Palm led the price movers as it recovered 9GHp to GH¢1.49. UT Bank and CAL Bank also inched up a pesewa each to close trading at 31GHp and 33GHp respectively.
Sixteen equities had their shares being traded in with a total volume of 230,139 shares valued at GH¢196,373 being recorded.
On the back of these changes, the benchmark Composite Index closed the session up by 2.17 points to close at 1,027.35, bringing its year to date return to 6.02%. The Financial Index also added 2.22 points to close at 863.88.