Ghana stocks drop substantially
The Change Year to Date also dropped to 18.01 from 19.81 recorded the previous session.
Traded volume closed the session at 634,408 shares valued at GH¢221,923.49. Of the 16 equities that sold shares, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) led the pack with 498,700 of its shares valued at GH¢70,615.00.
On the broader market, there were six price changes, three positives and three negatives. Unilever Ghana Limited (UNIL) led the gainers with a share price increase of GH¢0.10 to close at GH¢4.40; SG-SSB Limited (SG-SSB) went up by GH¢0.05 to close at GH¢0.66 while Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited (SCB) gained GH¢0.04 to close at GH¢43.10.
Ecobank Ghana Limited (EBG) lost GH¢0.05 to close at GH¢2.95 while Cal Bank Limited (CAL) and ETI lost GH¢0.01 each to close at GH¢0.28 and GH¢0.14 respectively.
Market Capitalisation closed the session at GHc18,451.84 million from 18,541.16 million issued shares.