Wed | Oct 21, 2020

Stocks Round Up | 79 stocks traded

Published:Thursday | September 17, 2020 | 4:43 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index advanced on Thursday with an advance/decline ratio of 41/29.

The index moved up by 1,263.18 points or 0.35 per cent to close at 363,533.47.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 1,078.27 points or 0.30 per cent to close at 365,783.55 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 25.28 points or 1.02 per cent to close at 2,508.27.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 0.91 points or 0.47 per cent to close at 192.94.

Overall market activity

79 stocks traded
41 advanced
29 declined
9 traded firm

Winners

AMG Packaging up 15.38 per cent to close at $1.80
JMMB (7.5%) up 14.88 per cent to close at $1.39
Pulse Investments up 13.33 per cent to close at $4.08
Salada Foods up 11.92 per cent to close at $27.99
Jamaican Teas up 8.85 per cent to close at $4.55

Losers

C&WJ down 14.66 per cent to close at $1.63
Consolidated Bakeries down 10.00 per cent to close at $1.35
Everything Fresh down 8.45 per cent to close at $0.65
Kingston Properties down 6.80 per cent to close at $6.30
Wisynco Group down 6.72 per cent to close at $15.27

Market volume

8.004 million units valued at over $46.721 million.

Volume leaders were Pulse Investments followed by TransJamaican Highway and Wisynco Group.

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