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Stocks Round Up | 37 stocks advance, 31 decline and 7 trade firm

Published:Monday | February 17, 2020 | 3:33 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Monday with an advance/decline ratio of 37/31.

The index moved up by 1,811.81 points or 0.38 per cent to close at 480,732.33.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 2,384.71 points or 0.49 per cent to close at 488,257.67 while the Junior Market Index declined by 34.68 points or 1.17 per cent to close at 2,927.52.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 1.73 points or 0.75 per cent to close at 230.63.

Overall market activity

75 stocks traded
37 advanced
31 declined
7 traded firm


Ciboney up 20 per cent to close at $0.12  
Blue Power up 9.25 per cent to close at $4.37
Kingston Wharves up 7.38 per cent to close at $61.22
General Accident up 5.81 per cent to close at $6.56
ICreate up 5.48 per cent to close at $0.77


Lasco Financial down 17.07 per cent to close at $3.11
MPC Clean Energy down 15.34 per cent to close at $149.36
Stanley Motta Ltd down 12.87 per cent to close at $5.01
Caribbean Flavours and Fragrances down 9.44 per cent to close at $14.49
Ttech down 8.18 per cent to close at $4.60

Market volume

21.778 million units valued at over $99.303 million.

Volume leaders were Sagicor Select Funds Limited – Financial followed by Wigton Windfarm Limited and Sagicor Select Funds Limited – Manufacturing and Distribution.

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