A total of 21 stocks were traded on the main Jamaica Stock Exchange, of which advanced (increased in price), 6 declined (decreased in price) and traded firm (price remained constant). Here we only highlight the winners 🙂


Top 5 companies (based on price increase):

Companies Close Price # of shares traded  Increase ( $)
Carreras Limited 34.34                        65,939 0.22
Scotia Group Jamaica 21.16                        59,150 0.15
Jamaica Broilers Ltd. 4.93                        51,214 0.13
Seprod Limited 11.00                        15,000 0.10
Sagicor Real Estate X Fund Ltd. 7.12                          8,700 0.13

The total number of shares traded was 1,750,663 units valued at over $37,793,345. GraceKennedy Ltd. was the volume leader with 454,405 units (25.96%) followed by LIME with 403,970 units (23.08%) and National Commercial Bank of Jamaica Ltd. with 303,100 units (17.31%).

Written by:

Thereece StewartThereece Stewart BSc.

Thereece holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Banking and Finance from UWI. She is accredited by the UTech/JIM-School of Advance Management with a Certificate in Jamaican Securities.

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