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Gainers & Losers
The benchmark index yielded 8.32 points (+0.37%) W-o-W to close at 2,248.75 with a -0.37% year-to-date return following gains in six counters. Market capitalization followed the market’s trend, edging up by 0.62% to settle at 57.09 billion.
The GSE Financial Index gained 34.44 points (+1.12%) W-o-W to close at 2,042.34 with a year-to-date return of 1.12% as a result of advancement in ETI (+12.50%), SCB (+3.44%), EGH (+1.94%) and SCBPREF (+1.16%). Accordingly, financial Stocks dominated the losers’ chart with CAL (-1.01%), EGL (-0.61%) and GCB (-0.39%).
The SAS Manufacturing Index recorded no gains or losses, closing at 3,499.15 points with a year-to-date return of 0.51%.
MTN Ghana (-1.45%) summed up the losers’ chart at GH¢0.68 this week.
Trading activity for the week soared with 42,030,468 shares valued at GH¢33,602,321 changing hands compared with 8,428,735 shares valued at GH¢7,843,5 last week. MTN Ghana dominated trades by volume and value for the second straight session, accounting for 96.71% of total volume traded and 82.26% of the total value traded.
We expect trading activity to pick up as investors demand bargain stocks.