Business News Fri, 30 Nov 2007

ETI gain pushes index up

Accra, Nov. 30, GNA - Gains by Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) and Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) pushed up the GSE All-Share Index, the benchmark measure of the Accra bourse, a whopping 255.87 points. The index rallied to close 6,387.16 points up from 6,131.29 points at the previous close on Thursday.

Traded volumes, however, fell to close 71,400 shares down from 180,500 shares.

Change to date now stands at 27.59 per cent. There were two positive price changes. ETI gained GHC20.1165 at GHC21.2815 and GOIL went up GH=A2 0.0001 at GHC2 0.2505.

Market capitalisation rose to GH=A212,227.54 a jump from GH=A212,070.59 million.

The following are the prices of equities in Ghana cedis

Equities Full Name Share Code Closing Price in GH cedis


Accra Brewery Ltd ABL 0.1150 Anglo Gold Ashanti AGA 30.0000 Aluworks Limited ALW 0.7300 Ayrton Drug Manufacturing Ltd. AYRTN 0.0978 Benso Oil Palm Plantation BOPP 0.4900 Cal Bank Limited CAL 0.4152 CFAO Ghana Limited CFAO 0.0350 Clydestone Ghana Ltd CLYD 0.0800 Camelot Ghana Limited CMLT 0.1700 Cocoa Processing Company Ltd CPC 0.0530 Ecobank Ghana Ltd EBG 1.6804 Enterprise Insurance Co. Ltd EIC 1.2025

Ecobank Transnational Inc. ETI 1.2815 +0.1165

Fan Milk Limited FML 2.3751 Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd GCB 0.9710 Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd GGBL 1.2153

Ghana Oil Company GOIL 0.2505 +0.0001

Golden Web Ltd GWEB 0.0550 HFC Bank Ltd HFC 0.5398 Mechanical Llyod Co. Ltd MLC 0.2100 Pioneer Kitchenware Ltd PKL 0.0800 Produce Buying Company PBC 0.2400 PZ Cussons Ghana Ltd PZ 0.8310 Standard Chartered Bank Gh.Ltd SCB 24.1256 Starwin Products Limited SPL 0.0550 Super Paper Products Co. Ltd SPPC 0.0330 SG-SSB Limited SG-SSB 1.1108 Sam Woode Limited SWL 0.0265 Trust Bank Ltd (Gambia) TBL 1.3250 TOTAL Petroleum Ghana Ltd TOTAL 5.4905 Transaction Solutions Gh.Ltd TRANSOL 0.1200 Unilever Ghana Ltd UNIL 2.1003 AngloGold Ashanti Depository Shares AADS 0.3450

Source: GNA