The year-to-date now stands at 18.66 per cent.
The GSE-Financial Stocks Index (GSE-FSI), which tracks the performance of listed financial stocks, however, inched up 0.86 points to 1,160.61 points from 1,159.75 points with a year-to-date change of 16.06 per cent.
The equities that gained outweighed the decliners.
Total Petroleum gained GH¢0.09 to GH¢17.61; UT Bank was up by GH¢0.01 to GH¢0.33; and Starwin Products Limited advanced by GH¢0.01 to GH¢0.03.
Decliners for the session were Cocoa Processing Company, which was down GH¢0.01 to close at GH¢0.02 and Ayrton Drugs which shed GH¢0.01 to GH¢0.16.
Market capitalisation closed the session lower at GH¢20,441.91 million from GH¢20,450.04 million.
More than 2.1 million shares were traded during the session, valued at GH¢492,790.62