The Casablanca Stock Exchange closed the week of August 8 to 12, 2022 in the green, its main index, the Masi, taking 1.80% to 12,162.75 points.
The Morocco Stock Index 20 (MSI20), which reflects the price performance of the 20 most liquid companies, gained 1.86% to 986.80 points and the Casablanca ESG 10, the benchmark Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) index. , appreciated by 1.75% to 910.20 points.
At the end of this week, 17 sector indices ended on a positive note, against 4 in negative territory and two others stable. The “Forestry and paper” index (+17.38%) posted the best weekly performance, ahead of “Real estate participation and development” (+8.96%) and “Hardware, software and IT services” (+5.88). %).
Against the trend, “Finance company and other financial activities” (-2.62%) showed the largest decline, followed by the mining sector (-0.90%) and “Real estate investment companies” (-0, 85%).
The overall volume of trade amounted to more than 225.40 million dirhams (MDH). On the podium of the most active stocks are Itissalat Al-Maghrib with a transaction volume of 106.37 MDH, Attijariwafa Bank (95.97 MDH) and BCP (52.85 MDH).
Market capitalization exceeded 630.91 billion dirhams (MMDH).
As for values, the biggest increases were the work of Med Paper (+17.38%), M2M Group (+13.02%) and Cartier Saada (+12.45%).
On the other hand, the biggest falls were recorded by Salafin (-8.53%), Sanlam Morocco (-6.02%) and Managem (-2.75%).