Market weights of listed companies

In the table below, you will find market capitalisations and the corresponding market weights of listed companies on the Ghana Stock Exchange. The market weights of stocks can serve as guidance in purchasing the right mix of stocks from the stock market. This helps to bring the performance of your stock portfolio closer to the GSE return. For detailed information on imitating (matching) GSE performance returns, refer to this post: Imitate GSE performance returns using market weights

 

Updated on: 22nd January 2018

Stock Trading symbol Market Capitalisation, GH¢ million Market Weight, %
1 AngloGold Ashanti Depository shares AADS                             46.99                           0.08
2 Access Bank Ghana ACCESS                           448.75                           0.73
3 African Champion Industries Limited ACI                               0.37                           0.00
4 Agricultural Development Bank ADB                        1,367.07                           2.24
5 AngloGold Ashanti Limited AGA                      15,122.56                         *24.73
6 Aluworks Limited ALW                             37.87                           0.06
7 Ayrton Drugs Manufacturing Co. Ltd. AYRTN                             21.50                           0.04
8 Benso Oil Palm Plantation Limited BOPP                           224.11                           0.37
9 CAL Bank Limited CAL                           657.91                           1.08
10 Clydestone (Ghana) Limited CLYD                               1.02                           0.00
11 Camelot Ghana Limited CMLT                               0.75                           0.00
12 Cocoa Processing Company Limited CPC                             40.76                           0.07
13 Ecobank Ghana Limited EGH                        2,636.12                           4.31
14 Enterprise Group Limited EGL                           560.35                           0.92
15 Ecobank Transnational Incorporated ETI                        4,332.20                           7.08
16 Fan Milk Limited FML                        2,068.49                           3.38
17 GCB Bank Limited GCB                        1,880.00                           3.07
18 Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited GGBL                           682.86                           1.12
19 NewGold Issuer Limited GLD                             15.52                           0.03
20 Ghana Oil Company Limited GOIL                        1,270.00                           2.08
21 Golden Star Resources Limited GSR                           493.43                           0.81
22 Golden Web Limited GWEB                               0.35                           0.00
23 HFC Bank (Ghana) Limited HFC                           504.83                           0.83
24 Mega African Capital Limited MAC                             59.49                           0.10
25 Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited MLC                               2.50                           0.00
26 Produce Buying Company Limited PBC                             24.00                           0.04
27 Pioneer Kitchenware Limited PKL                               1.67                           0.00
28 PZ Cussons Ghana Limited PZC                             33.60                           0.05
29 Standard Chartered Bank (GH) Ltd. SCB                        3,070.00                           5.02
30 Standard Chartered Bank (GH) Ltd. (Prefrence shares) SCB PREF                             20.98                           0.03
31 SIC Insurance Company Limited SIC                             19.56                           0.03
32 Societe Generale Ghana Limited SOGEGH                           476.26                           0.78
33 Starwin Products Limited SPL                               5.20                           0.01
34 Sam Woode Limited SWL                               1.09                           0.00
35 Trust Bank (Gambia) Limited TBL                             70.00                           0.11
36 Tullow Oil Plc TLW                      23,560.00                         *38.53
37 Total Petroleum Ghana Limited TOTAL                           564.96                           0.92
38 Transol Solutions Ghana Limited TRANSOL                               2.40                           0.00
39 Unilever Ghana Limited UNIL                           820.63                           1.34

 

Credits: Market capitalisation data compiled from GSE and kwayisi.org

 

Important notes:

1. The market capitalisation of a company is given by multiplying its current stock price by the total number of its listed shares.

 

2. *Shares of AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) and Tullow oil (TLW) are further listed on other stock exchanges apart from the GSE. As a result, their market capitalisations do not contribute to the GSE composite index or return.

 

3. Data are subject to change on account of trading activities