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Stocks Round Up | Caribbean Assurance, Kingston Wharves and IronRock Insurance today's top winners

Published:Friday | December 3, 2021 | 4:48 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Friday with an advance/decline ratio of 33/44.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 1,317.16 points or 0.34 per cent to close at 394,477.66.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 1,523.01 points or 0.39 per cent to close at 389,946.39 while the Junior Market Index declined by 9.66 points or 0.29 per cent to close at 3,337.47.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 2.27 points or 1.10 per cent to close at 203.36.

Overall market activity

92 stocks traded
33 advanced
44 declined
15 traded firm

Winners

Caribbean Assurance Brokers up 23.81 per cent to close at $2.86
Kingston Wharves up 20.11 per cent to close at $43.24
IronRock Insurance up 15.11 per cent to close at $3.58
JMMB Group (7.50%) up 11.25 per cent to close at $0.89
Medical Disposables up 11.07 per cent to close at $6.32

Losers

Margaritaville (Turks) down 17.27 per cent to close at $14.85
JMMB (7.15% CR Preference Shares) down 16.00 per cent to close at $2.52
Cargo Handlers down 11.27 per cent to close at $7.01
Caribbean Cream down 10.88 per cent to close at $5.08
Ttech up 9.66 per cent to close at $4.02

Market volume

Some 151.401 million units valued at over $500.636 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Lumber Depot followed by TransJamaican Highway and then Wigton Windfarm.

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