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GCB on Ghana Stock Exchange. Stock analysis for GCB Bank Limited including share price chart, dividend and company profile.Stock summary for GCB on the Ghana Stock Exchange

GCB Bank Limited (formerly Ghana Commercial Bank Limited) is a commercial bank in Ghana; the country's largest indigenous financial institution. The company started in 1953 as the Bank of the Gold Coast to provide banking services to the emerging nation for socio-economic development. The bank had been wholly government-owned until 1996 when ownership was diversified. Today, the Government of Ghana's ownership stands at approx. 21% while individual and institutional holdings take up the rest. GCB currently has over 150 branches and 11 agencies in all regions of the country effectively becoming the widest-networked bank in Ghana. In 2013, the bank adopted an internal change program that overhauled its brand, resulting in the new name the following year.

GCB4.90 ▴0.02 (0.41%) 9 minutes ago
Live Trading FeedGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:--Earnings Per Share:1.45
Day's Low Price:4.90Price/Earning Ratio:3.38
Day's High Price:4.90Dividend Per Share:0.33
Traded Volume:100Dividend Yield:8.7%
Number of Deals:1Shares Outstanding:265m
Value/Turnover:490.00Market Capitalization:1.29b

Monetary values are quoted in Ghana Cedis (GHS) unless otherwise stated

GCB Market Performance

GCB is currently the second best performing stock on the Ghana Stock Exchange in terms of returns to investors with a year-to-date gain of 36.11%, following CPC (50%) and followed by UTB (33.33%). Shareholders were also delighted that they had gained 8.7% on their investments when dividends were last paid to them by GCB Bank Limited. Below is the historical trading trend of GCB, covering up to the last 10 trading sessions of activity.

DateVolumeOpenCloseChange%Change
2017-02-2211,9005.005.00+0.408.70%
2017-02-211,2004.604.60+0.163.60%
2017-02-202,8004.444.44+0.040.91%
2017-02-161,3004.394.40+0.010.23%
2017-02-152,1004.384.39+0.010.23%
2017-02-131,0004.284.38+0.051.15%
2017-02-106,4004.284.33+0.051.17%
2017-02-096,1004.244.28+0.040.94%
2017-02-082,1004.224.24+0.020.47%
2017-02-071,5004.204.22+0.020.48%

Profile of GCB Bank Limited

GCB Bank Limited operates in the Financials sector, specifically, the Financial Services industry—according to the reverse Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB) taxonomy. The company's board of directors is composed of 11 members whose names are listed below.

  1. Daniel M. A. Owiredu
    Chairman
  2. Lawrence Adu Mante
    Managing Director
  3. Samuel Sarpong
    Dep. Managing Director, Operations
  4. Samuel Amankwah
    Dep. Managing Director, Finance
  5. Kojo Thompson
    Director
  6. Lovelace Prempeh
    Director
  7. Fiifi Kwetey
    Director
  8. Hon. Abubakar Sumai
    Director
  9. Clarke Kwesie (Mrs.)
    Director
  10. Charlotte Osei (Mrs.)
    Director
  11. Mona Quartey (Mrs.)
    Director
Factsheet of GCB Bank Limited
Sector:
Financials
Industry:
Financial Services
Address:
GCB Building, Thorpe Road/High Street, PO Box GP 134, Accra, Ghana
Telephone:
+233 (302) 664 914
Facsimile:
+233 (302) 662 168
Email:
prelations@gcb.com.gh
Website:
www.gcbbank.com.gh

Industrial Stock Market Competitors

GCB Bank Limited, issuers of the GCB stock on the Ghana Stock Exchange, have quite a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Financials/Financial Services industry. The table below gives you an overview of their market standing.


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

Comments (1)

  1. Solomon MakuiSolomon Makui
    Jan 30, 2017 13:41 GMT

    I bought a share from GCB.
    I know GCB is doing well.
    Please, I need information from my personal share since 12th August, 2016 if it is possible.

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