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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.

EGH7.78 ▾ 0.02 (0.26%)
2 days ago
Last Trading ResultsGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:7.80Earnings Per Share:1.3375
Day's Low Price:--Price/Earning Ratio:5.82
Day's High Price:--Dividend Per Share:0.00
Traded Volume:101Dividend Yield:0%
Number of Deals:--Shares Outstanding:322.55m
Value/Turnover:785.79Market Capitalization:2.51b
Monetary values are quoted in Ghana Cedi (GHS) unless otherwise stated

EGH Stock Market Performance


The stock of Ecobank Ghana Limited (EGH) is currently trading at 7.78 GHS per share on the Ghana Stock Exchange. EGH began the year with a share price of 7.50 GHS and has since gained 3.73% on that price valuation, ranking it 6th on the GSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Investors should, however, take caution of EGH's recent poor performance, having lost 6.71% of its value in the past four weeks. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Ecobank Ghana Limited on the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Profile of Ecobank Ghana Limited

Ecobank Ghana Limited operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Banking industry. Unfortunately, we do not have information on the company's board of directors and/or key executives at this time.

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 the Banking industry. The table below gives you an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

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

Comments (14)

  1. 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.

  2. 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

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

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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. BobBob
    Aug 21, 2018 03:49 GMT

    Anyone to help a young up coming investor start up

  7. 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!

  8. 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

  9. Foster KelyFoster Kely
    Jan 15, 2017 21:14 GMT

    I want to buy shares how do go through

    1. AlexAlex
      Mar 29, 2018 13:57 GMT

      There are stockbrokerage firms listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange website who can help Ghanaians in the diaspora invest in the local exchange(as in buying Ecobank shares). Email me when you find time

  10. Kambonja chati rocksonKambonja chati rockson
    Feb 12, 2017 08:17 GMT

    I have an account with ecobank and would like to buy shares with currently in can i be able to buy the shares?

    1. AlexAlex
      Mar 29, 2018 13:56 GMT

      There are stockbrokerage firms listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange website who can help Ghanaians in the diaspora invest in the local exchange(as in buying Ecobank shares). Email me when you find time.

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