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Stocks Round Up | 27 stocks advance, 42 decline and 11 trade firm

Published:Friday | March 13, 2020 | 4:37 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index declined on Friday with an advance/decline ratio of 27/42.

The index moved up by 419.49 points or 0.10 per cent to close at 407,894.58.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 786.82 points or 0.19 per cent to close at 416,262.28 while the Junior Market Index declined by 27.62 points or 1.18 per cent to close at 2,317.91. The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 1.77 points or 0.85 per cent to close at 210.85

Overall market activity
80 stocks traded
27 advanced
42 declined
11 traded firm


Pulse up 28.44 per cent to close at $2.89
Jamaica Broilers up 15.64 per cent to close at $30.53
Sygnus (USD) up 13.60 per cent to close at $0.17
QWI up 10.61 per cent to close at $0.73
1834 Investments, up 10.00 per cent to close at $1.10


Main Event down 13.27 per cent to close at $4.25
AMG Packaging down 12.97 per cent to close at $1.61
Ciboney Group down 10.00 per cent to close at $0.09
First Rock down 9.64 per cent to close at $10.78
Derrimon Trading down 8.51 per cent to close at $1.72

Market volume

38.562 million units valued at over $270.485 million.

Volume leaders were Wigton Windfarm Limited followed by Sagicor Select Funds Limited - Financial and Jetcon Corporation Limited.

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