Ecobank Ghana (EBG) held lion’s share of trade value – Market records worst performance

CBL:- The Stock Market recorded its worst day-on-day performance today, as the major indices (GSE Composite Index & GSE Financial Stock Index) fell, following losses in three equities. The GSE-Composite Index returned -0.96% as it fell 10.04 points from 1,040.70 points to 1,030.66 points. The GSE-Financial Stock Index closed at 883.00 points, from 893.32 points.CAL BANK … Continue reading Ecobank Ghana (EBG) held lion’s share of trade value – Market records worst performance

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?

Benso Oil Palm Plantation (BOPP) in the 1st Quarter of 2012 on Ghana Stock Exchange

6 months performance on GSE - BOPP [Oct - Mar]Benso Oil Palm Plantation with GSE stock ticker symbol; [BOPP] is an oil palm producing and processing company and was listed on the GSE on August 30, 2004 when it was converted into the public limited liability. The nature of businesses the company is authorized to … Continue reading Benso Oil Palm Plantation (BOPP) in the 1st Quarter of 2012 on Ghana Stock Exchange

Bank of Ghana vs. Onward Investment Limited, Power vs. Fraud?

 With a vision ‘to achieve a comparative advantage among leading investment companies…’ and a mission ‘to become an outstanding provider of legitimate investment services…’ Onward Investment Limited, an indigenous Ghanaian company with registration number CA-75,073 is experiencing the sanction of Bank of Ghana (BOG) as they operate without a license in the financial market.BOG is … Continue reading Bank of Ghana vs. Onward Investment Limited, Power vs. Fraud?

What is Short-Selling and why the ban in some European markets?

Short Selling as I explained to my younger brother is that; I borrow his nike school bag and sell at a price let's say GHC 2.00 and then hope for the price of the same nike school bag to come down to GHC 1.00 in the market. And after that I quickly buy the same … Continue reading What is Short-Selling and why the ban in some European markets?