Wed | Oct 21, 2020

Stocks Round Up | 84 stocks traded

Published:Wednesday | September 30, 2020 | 4:25 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index closed Wednesday clawing back lost ground, with an advance/decline ratio of 44/26.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 8458.45 points or 2.29 per cent to close at 380,425.98

The JSE Main Market Index was up 8,779.22 points or 2.36 per cent to close at 380,425.98 while the Junior Market Index advanced 35.55 points or 1.41 per cent to close at 2,555.68.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced 4.66 points or 2.52per cent to close at 189.90.

Overall market activity

84 stocks traded
44 advanced
26 declined
14 traded firm

Winners

Productive Business Solutions up 30 per cent to close at $104.00
Mayberry Investments up 18.37 per cent to close at $6.25
Barita Investments up 16.63 per cent to close at $95.87
Access Financial up 13.06 per cent to close at $25.53
FosRich up 11.24 per cent to close at $3.96

Losers

Stationery and Office Supplies down 24.32 per cent to close at $4.20.
GWEST Corp down 14.74 per cent to close at $0.81
Everything Fresh down 8.45 per cent to close at $0.65
Jetcon Corporation down 6.38 per cent closing at $0.88
Sterling Investments down 6.25 per cent closing at $3.00

Market volume

33.573 million units valued at over $ 237 million.

Volume leaders were GWEST Corporation, followed by Pulse and Sagicor Select Funds-Financial.

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