MTN Ghana (+1.37%) shed GH¢0.01 to close at GH¢0.72 dragging the benchmark index down by 12.15 points (-0.50%) to close at 2,421.99 with a -5.84% year-to-date return while market capitalization declined by 0.21% to settle at GH¢59.13 billion.
The GSE Financial Index closed flat at 2,060.82 with a -4.31% year-to-date return.
The manufacturing index recorded no gains or losses for the ninth straight session, closing at 4,598.33 with a -1.18% year-to-date return.
Trading activity strengthened with 203,912 shares valued at GH¢279,318.25 changing hands from 50,435 shares valued at GH¢86,088.26 at the previous session. MTN Ghana dominated trades by volume, accounting for 44.09% of total volume traded while Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited accounted for 37.87% of total value traded.
We expect trading activity to increase as investors take advantage of bargain stocks.
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