Losses on 7 stocks halted the 12-day winning streak of the GSE Composite Index. The index closed trading at 1,824.42 points, down 8.23 points, from 1,832.65 points. This brings the year-to-date return to -8.55%.
The GSE financial stocks index also declined by 4.02 points to close trading at 1,733.67 points.
UTB and FML dominated trading with 41.62% of the traded volume and 68.29% of the value traded respectively. 0.70 millions shares were exchanged for GHS2.83 million. The traded volume and value were 2 folds and 8 folds respectivley, compared to the previous session.
EGH was the only gainer. CAL, EGL, ETI, GOIL, PZC, SIC and TOTAL saw their share prices decline.