Business News of Friday, 8 June 2012
The GSE-Composite Index (GSE-CI), the benchmark measure of performance of the Ghana Stock Exchange, slipped 1.47 points to 1,018.84 points from 1,020.31 points on Friday with a year-to-date return of 5.14 per cent.
The GSE-Financial Stocks Index (GSE-FSI), which tracks the performance of listed financial stocks, also fell by 0.66 points to 878.72 points from 879.38 points with a year-to-date change of 1.81 per cent.
There was a gainer and four losers during the session.
Tullow Oil Plc gained GH¢0.03 to GH¢38.54.
The losers are Ghana Oil Company down GH¢0.01 to GH¢0.48, Total Petroleum Ghana fell GH¢0.01 to GH¢19.47, CAL Bank shed GH¢0.01 to GH¢0.22 and Unilever Ghana dropped GH¢0.05 to GH¢8.30.
Market Capitalization close the session at GH¢54,863.81 million from GH¢54,844.54 million.
Shares traded are 230,545 valued at GH¢208,992.50.
The following are the closing prices of equities in Ghana Cedis:
Company Share Code Closing Prices Change
African Champion Industries Ltd ACI 0.08
Anglo Gold Ashanti AGA 34.00
Aluworks Limited ALW 0.06
Ayrton Drug Man. Ltd. AYRTN 0.17
Benso Oil Palm Plantation BOPP 1.64
Cal Bank Limited CAL 0.22 -0.01
Clydestone Ghana Ltd CLYD 0.04
Camelot Ghana Limited CMLT 0.12
Cocoa Processing Com Ltd CPC 0.02
Ecobank Ghana Ltd EBG 3.01
Enterprise Insurance Co. Ltd EGL 0.28
Ecobank Transnational Inc. ETI 0.13
Fan Milk Limited FML 1.90
Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd GCB 1.92
Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd GGBL 1.97
Ghana Oil Company GOIL 0.48 -0.01
Golden Star Resources GSR 2.75
Golden Web Ltd GWEB 0.04
HFC Bank Ltd HFC 0.45
Mechanical Lloyd Co. Ltd MLC 0.10
Pioneer Kitchenware Ltd PKL 0.06
Produce Buying Company PBC 0.24
PZ Cussons Ghana Ltd PZC 0.22
Standard Chart Bank Gh. Ltd SCB 47.00
SIC Insurance Company Limited SIC 0.35
Starwin Products Limited SPL 0.04
SG-SSB Limited SG-SSB 0.36
Sam Woode Limited SWL 0.02
Trust Bank Ltd (Gambia) TBL 0.40
TOTAL Petroleum Ghana Ltd TOTAL 19.47 -0.01
Transaction Solutions Gh. Ltd TRANSOL 0.05
Tullow Oil Plc TLW 38.54 -0.03
Unilever Ghana Ltd UNIL 8.30 -0.05
UT Bank Limited UTB 0.32
AngloGold Ashanti Depository Shares AADS 0.52
Standard Chartered Bank Preference Shares SCB PREF 0.52