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Stocks Round Up | 39 stocks advance, 32 decline and 10 trade firm

Published:Wednesday | August 5, 2020 | 4:44 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index declined on Wednesday with an advance/decline ratio of 39/32.

The index moved down  by 2,686.69 points or 0.72 per cent to close at 367,927.25.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 2,630.02 points or 0.71 per cent to close at 369,556.53 while the Junior Market Index declined by 24.83 points or 0.95 per cent to close at 2,594.22.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 2.97 points or 1.60 per cent to close at 188.68.

Overall market activity

81 stocks traded
39 advanced
32 declined
10 traded firm

Winners

C&WJ Deferred share up 36.89 per cent to close at $3.08
1834 Investments up 17.65 per cent to close at $1.00
Caribbean Cream up 15.82 per cent to close at $5.27
First Rock (USD) up 13.21 per cent to close at $0.09
JMMB Group (7.50%) up 12.31 per cent to close at $0.73

Losers 

Mayberry Investment down 15.86 per cent to close at $5.04
Elite Diagnostic down 13.61 per cent to close at $3.11
Palace Amusement down 12.98 per cent to close at $1,551.61
Access Financial down 12.64 per cent to close at $23.50
Mayberry Jamaican Equities down 11.48 per cent to close at $8.02

Market volume

9.405 million units valued at over $50.913 million.

Volume leaders were Sagicor Select Funds - Financial followed by Wigton Windfarm and QWI Investments.

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