The Casablanca Stock Exchange finished well on Thursday, benefiting in particular from the performance of the beverage, vending and agri-food sectors.
The Masi, a global index made up of all equity-type securities, rose 0.47% to 12,009.95 points and the Morocco Stock Index 20 (MSI20) by 0.49% to 980.45 points. The Madex, a compact index made up of stocks quoted on a continuous basis, appreciated by 0.48% to 9,768.82 points, while the benchmark Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) “Casablanca ESG 10” pegged 0 , 45% to 912.99 points.
Regarding international indices, the FTSE CSE Morocco 15 gained 0.34% to 11,064.48 points and the FTSE Morocco All-Liquid gained 0.55% to 10,263.39 points.
This bullish movement originates particularly in the beverage, vending and agribusiness sectors, whose indices ended with respective gains of 1.95%, 1.7% and 0.17%. Transport (+ 2.74%), meanwhile, posted the best performance of the day, boosted by its CTM title (2.86%).
Conversely, the “engineering and industrial equipment goods” sector dropped 2.99% and that of “community services” 1.99%.
The overall volume of securities exchanges amounted to more than 264.84 million dirhams (MDH), mainly carried out on the central market and dominated by Itissalat Al-Maghrib (58.23 MDH), Attijariwafa Bank (28.54 MDH) and CIH (19.4 MDH). Market capitalization has exceeded 621.3 billion dirhams (billion dirhams). The largest increases were achieved by SM Monétique (3.98%), Fenie Brossette (3.34%), Sonasid (2.91%), CTM (2.86%) and Jet Contractors (2.69%) .
The largest decreases were recorded by Delattre Levivier Maroc (3.98%), IB Maroc.com (2.75%), Lydec (1.99%), Alliances (1.9%) and Stroc Industrie (1, 59%).