The stock market gained more ground, recording a second straight win, following positive returns on four stocks. The GSE-Composite Index rose 9.41 points to close at 1,897.66.
Upward price movement on GCB and SCB drove the financial stock index 12.49 points higher, to close at 1,633.48.
Total volume of shares traded was 0.79 million, 20.74% less than the previous session. The value traded however, increased by 88.08% from GHS1.06 million on Wednesday, to GHS1.99 million. SIC trades represented 64.91% of the total volume traded, while GCB led in terms of value for the second straight session with 46.09%.
BOPP and GCB gained 2 pesewas each to close at GHS3.21 and GHS4.80 respectively. Other gainers were SCB and TLW.