Only 38 West African companies made it to the list of Africa’s Top 250 companies

Over thousands of companies are registered in West Africa. Most of which are registered in Nigeria, Ghana and Cote d' Ivoire. But despite the numbers, only thirty eight of  West African companies made it to the list of Africa's Top 250 Companies. Africa's Top 250 Companies list is compiled annually by the African Business team … Continue reading Only 38 West African companies made it to the list of Africa’s Top 250 companies

How fast does information reflect in the prices of shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange?

The question about efficiency of the capital market always comes up in my mind. And now I am asking how fast information released by stakeholders of the market affects or reflect on prices on the exchange. Shareholders make investment decisions based on the information they get from stakeholders of the market. Such information include new … Continue reading How fast does information reflect in the prices of shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange?

Taking a closer look at Unilever Ghana Limited (UNIL)

Today, I want us to focus on Unilever Ghana Limited (UNIL) and it's performance in 2011 and in the year so far. In my earlier post about the 1st Quarter of the Manufacturing sector, I wrote on the current standing of the company on the exchange. UNIL: 1st Quarter Chart on GSE: (courtesy; Bloomberg & GSE) We would look at … Continue reading Taking a closer look at Unilever Ghana Limited (UNIL)