Stocks Round Up | JSE Combined Index advances
The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index halted its downward trend down on Thursday with an advance/decline ratio of 35/39.
The index gained 7,128.82 points or 2.11per cent to close at 344,635.16.
Meanwhile, the JSE Main Market Index gained 7,989.93 points or 2.34 per cent to close at 350,083.82 while the Junior Market Index was down 20.09 points or 0.95per cent to close at 2,093.76.
The JSE USD Equities Index was up 9.58 points or 5.11 per cent to close at 196.93.
Overall market activity
84 stocks traded
10 traded firm
Iron Rock up 30.43 per cent to close at $ 3.00
Indies Pharma up 21.60 per cent to close at $ 1.52
Portland JSX up 18.45 per cent closing at $ 8.86
Cargo Handlers up 17.66 per cent closing at $ 6.00
138 Student Living up 17.27 per cent to close at $ 5.50
Elite Diagnostic down 22.55 per cent to close at $ 2.13
Knutsford Express down 14.71 per cent to close at $ 5.97
Sagicor Real Estate X Fund 10.94 per cent to close at $ 6.76
Mayberry Investments down 9.55 per cent to close at $ 4.83
Express Catering down 9.38 per cent to close at $ 2.98.
280.65 million units valued at over $ 751.78 million.
Volume leaders were Pulse followed by TransJamaica and Wigton Windfarm