The Casablanca Stock Exchange closed the period from November 16 to 20, 2020 in the green, its two main indices, Masi and Madex, up 2.28% and 2.34% respectively.
At the end of this period, the Masi, a global index made up of all equity-type securities, was posted at 10,900.41 points and the Madex, a compact index made up of stocks quoted on a continuous basis, accumulated 8,875.69 points.
Internationally, the FTSE CSE Morocco 15 gained 2.46% to 9,766.34 points, while the FTSE Morocco All-Liquid gained 2.25% to 9,408.50 points.
Regarding the Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) “Casablanca ESG 10” benchmark, it rose 2.17% to 837.22 points.
From a sector perspective, the “Engineering and Industrial Equipment” compartment posted the largest increase with a gain of 16.06%, followed by “Leisure and Hotels” (+ 11.93%) and “Participation and promotion real estate ”(+ 11.52%).
On the other hand, only 2 out of the 24 sectors of the market evolved in the red, with respective decreases of -2.36% for “Mines” and of -0.26% for “Holding Companies”.
In the process, the market capitalization amounted to 562.52 billion dirhams (MMDH). The volume for the week comes out at 408.41 million dirhams (MDH).
Regarding the best weekly performances, they were signed by Delattre Levivier Maroc, Stroc Industrie, and Douja Prom Addoha with respective increases of 16.62%, 15.30% and 12.73%.
On the other hand, SMI, Mechanical Realizations, and Cartier Saada showed the strongest declines with -7.88%, -4.73% and -4.07%.
With a transaction volume of over 141.54 MDH, Attijariwafa Bank was the most active instrument of the week, grabbing 23.74% of transactions, followed by Itissalat Al-Maghrib (12.14%) and Label Vie (10.62%).