Desnoes & Geddes lead market with 6.44% stock price increase: JSE Winners & Losers

Trading on the JSE main market, resulted in 20 stocks being traded of which 4 experienced price gains (winners), 9 declined in price (losers) and 7 traded firm (no movement in price).

A total of 8,707,046 units were exchanged valued at approximately $28,859,034. LIME was the volume leader with 5,609,239 units (64.42%) followed by Jamaica Broilers Ltd. with 1,032,609 units (11.86%) and Supreme Ventures Limited with 748,800 units (8.60%).

D&G jamaicaDesnoes and Geddes Ltd. was the day’s biggest winner, increasing by 6.44% or $0.29 to end the day at $4.79; whilst Mayberry Investments Ltd. suffered the day’s greatest loss, falling by 7.00 % or $0.14 to close at $1.86.

The Winners (share price increased):

Companies Closing  Price ($) # of Shares Traded Increase( $) Increase (%)
Desnoes and Geddes Ltd. 4.79 23,088 0.29 6.44 %
Grace Kennedy Ltd. 60.00 750 2.77 4.84 %
LIME 0.44 5,609,239 0.01 2.33 %
National Commercial Bank of Jamaica Ltd. 18.85 15,695 0.18 0.96%

 The Losers (share price declined):

Companies Closing  Price($) # of Shares Traded Decrease($) Decrease(%)
Mayberry Investments Ltd 1.86 900.00 -0.14 -7.00 %
Jamaica Broilers Ltd. 4.88 1,032,609.00 -0.22 -4.31 %
Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited 9.15 114,500.00 -0.24 -2.56%
Scotia Investments Jamaica Ltd. 25.00 1,500.00 -0.44 -1.73%
Sagicor Investments Jamaica Limited 17.20 308.00 -0.27 -1.55%
Carreras Limited 35.09 74,305.00 -0.39 -1.10%
Scotia Group Jamaica 21.02 456,413.00 -0.09 -0.43%

 
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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