Business News Fri, 20 Feb 2009

Accra bourse index again closes flat

Accra, Feb. 20, GNA - Key indicators of the Accra bourse were again unchanged in trading on Friday as the index closed the session flat. The GSE All-Share Index, the main measure of performance of the Exchange, was also unchanged at 9,934.86 points.

Change for the Year to date stands at -4.76 points and market capitalisation remained same at GH¢17,689.92 million. Traded volumes, however, rallied to close over 2.5 million shares on account of block sales in CAL Bank, which alone sold 2.4 million shares.

The following are the closing prices of equities in Ghana cedis

Equities Share Code Closing Price in GH cedis

Accra Brewery Ltd ABL 0.12 Anglo Gold Ashanti AGA 30.00 Aluworks Limited ALW 0.61 Ayrton Drug Man. Ltd. AYRTN 0.16


Benso Oil Palm Plantation BOPP 0.95 Cal Bank Limited CAL 0.45 CFAO Ghana Limited CFAO 0.04 Clydestone Ghana Ltd CLYD 0.08 Camelot Ghana Limited CMLT 0.16 Cocoa Processing Com Ltd CPC 0.05 Ecobank Ghana Ltd EBG 4.19 Enterprise Insurance Co. Ltd EIC 3.00

Ecobank Transnational Inc. ETI 0.45 Fan Milk Limited FML 4.50 Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd GCB 0.62 Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd GGBL 1.80 Ghana Oil Company GOIL 0.30 Golden Star Resources GSR 3.10 Golden Web Ltd GWEB 0.05 HFC Bank Ltd HFC 0.62 Mechanical Lloyd Co. Ltd MLC 0.21 Pioneer Kitchenware Ltd PKL 0.07 Produce Buying Company PBC 0.21 PZ Cussons Ghana Ltd PZ 1.20

Standard Chart. Bank Gh.Ltd SCB 38.00 SIC Insurance Company Limited SIC 0.44

Starwin Products Limited SPL 0.05 Super Paper Products Co. Ltd SPPC 0.10 SG-SSB Limited SG-SSB 1.15 Sam Woode Limited SWL 0.0 Trust Bank Ltd (Gambia) TBL 1.33 TOTAL Petroleum Ghana Ltd TOTAL 7.60 Transaction Solutions Gh.Ltd TRANSOL 0.11 Unilever Ghana Ltd UNIL 3.60 UT Financial Services UT 0.30

AngloGold Ashanti Depository Shares AADS 0.31

Source: GNA