Trading on the JSE main market saw 11 stocks being traded of which 5 advanced (winners), 1 declined (losers) and 5 traded firm (no movement in price).
A total of 473,209 units were exchanged valued at approximately $4,086,225. Jamaica Money Market Brokers Limited 7.50% was the volume leader with 270,000 units (57.06%) followed by Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited with 77,275 (16.33%) and Carreras Limited with 32,600 units (6.89%).
National Commercial Bank of Jamaica Ltd recorded the day’s highest gain, increasing 4.9% or $0.89 to end the day at $19; whilst Salada Foods Jamaica Limited was the day’s only loser, falling 12.5% or $0.25 to close at $1.75.
The Winners (share price increased):
|Companies||Closing Price||# of Shares Traded||Increase ($)||Increase(%)|
|Grace Kennedy Ltd.||56.42||11,316||0.32||0.6%|
|National Commercial Bank of Jamaica Ltd.||19||4,300||0.89||4.9%|
|Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited||9.8||77,275||0.06||0.6%|
|Scotia Group Jamaica||20.99||27,317||0.26||1.3%|
The Losers (share price declined):
|Companies||Closing Price||# of Shares Traded||Increase($)||decrease(%)|
|Salada Foods Jamaica Limited||7||10,000||-1||-12.5%|
Thereece 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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