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EGH - Ecobank Ghana Limited

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Ecobank Ghana Limited, a member of the pan-African Ecobank chain, is a commercial bank in Ghana engaged in merchant, investment, and retail banking. The bank commenced business on February 19, 1990 and subsequently became the first bank in Ghana to receive a universal banking license from the Bank of Ghana when such scheme was introduced in 2003. With a network of 77 branches and 211 ATM machines across the country, Ecobank Ghana is currently the biggest bank in Ghana.

Ecobank Ghana has made very good returns to its shareholders with Return On Average Equity (ROAE) and Return On Average Assets (ROAA) averaging above 35% and 4% respectively over the past 5 years. At the end of the 2016 financial year, the bank recorded asset size of over GH¢ 8 billion, pre-tax profit of GH¢ 462.6 million, ROAE of 35.4%, and ROAA of 4.4%. Ecobank Ghana, by its steady growth since inception, is the most profitable affiliate in the Ecobank Group.

EGH7.81 ▪ 0.00
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Earnings Per Share2.0173
Price/Earning Ratio3.87
Dividend Per Share0.55
Dividend Yield7.04%
Shares Outstanding323M
Market Capitalization2.52B
Monetary values are quoted in Ghana Cedi (GHS) unless otherwise stated

EGH Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Ecobank Ghana Limited (EGH) is GHS 7.81. EGH closed its last trading day (Monday, September 27, 2021) at 7.81 GHS per share on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE). Ecobank began the year with a share price of 7.20 GHS and has since gained 8.47% on that price valuation, ranking it 10th on the GSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders can be optimistic about EGH knowing the stock has accrued 7% over the past four-week period—eighth best on GSE.

Ecobank Ghana is the seventh most traded stock on the Ghana Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jun 28 - Sep 27, 2021). EGH has traded a total volume of 871,583 shares valued at GHS 6.62 million over the period, with an average of 13,835 traded shares per session. A volume high of 264,534 was achieved on September 24th for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Ecobank Ghana on the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Profile of Ecobank Ghana Limited

Ecobank Ghana Limited operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. Ecobank Ghana contracts an estimated total number of 1,617 employees.

Factsheet of Ecobank Ghana Limited
19 Seventh Avenue, Ridge West, Accra, Ghana
+233-302-681-166, +233-302-680-437

EGH Industrial Market Competitors

Ecobank Ghana Limited, issuers of the EGH stock on the Ghana Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials sector and/or Banking industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Stock Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

Comments (16)

  1. MohammedoffehMohammedoffeh
    Apr 28, 2021 01:55 GMT

    I want to invest in your stock market

  2. Papa KwesiPapa Kwesi
    Jan 6, 2018 18:28 GMT

    All those asking about how to buy shares in Ghana should contact a LICENSED STOCKBROKER. Visit the website of GSE for a full official list: If you have bought shares long time ago contact your stockbroker for status reports and updates. You should also provide your postal/email address to receive corporate announcements, annual reports and financial statements. Don't give your money to someone by the roadside and think that you have bought shares. INVEST WISELY!

  3. Geoffrey DonkorGeoffrey Donkor
    Oct 11, 2018 17:34 GMT

    Want to find out about Ecobank stock as well as fixed deposit.. which one is more profitable

    My second enquiry is can closed or inactive account be reactivated if so what are the requirements. I'm currently outside the country for couple of years

    Mar 10, 2020 14:05 GMT

    How to buy ecobank shares. please email to me at

  5. Jacob GnaliJacob Gnali
    May 28, 2019 21:20 GMT

    What's the minimum amount to buy shares at Eco bank?

    1. TonyTony
      Jun 2, 2019 21:57 GMT

      The minimum number of shares one can buy is 100. So with the current share price of 8 cedis, that will be 100 x 8 = ¢800.

  6. Penjani Mwenekawembe MunthaliPenjani Mwenekawembe Munthali
    Mar 7, 2019 13:47 GMT

    I am Malawian bought ECO shares but for the 6 years i did not receive dividend since the company i used as the address to send the cheques was closed

    I sent the email of ECO bank Malawi and the inform me that the details were sent to Ghana head office but up to now for over one year no positive answer

    Please assist so that i can get the dividend and also what is the current share price

    Yours Faithfully

    Penjani Munthali +265996504006

  7. Emmanuel WoodeEmmanuel Woode
    Nov 21, 2018 08:03 GMT

    How can i buy this shares from ecobank email me for help

  8. AsaariousAsaarious
    Nov 6, 2018 08:32 GMT

    How do i buy shears in ecobank?
    If you are replying to send you an email
    Please add email address

  9. BobBob
    Aug 21, 2018 03:49 GMT

    Anyone to help a young up coming investor start up

  10. DeeDee
    Jan 5, 2018 15:22 GMT

    Will like to find out my shares I bought in Ghana in 2008. But am currently not in the country how do I go abt it plz

    1. AlexAlex
      Mar 29, 2018 13:58 GMT

      Contact your broker. I believe you got an email when the share was bought

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