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Stocks Round Up | 28 stocks advance, 41 decline and 14 trade firm

Published:Monday | October 26, 2020 | 4:17 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index declined on Monday with an advance/decline ratio of 28/41.

The JSE Combined Index declined by 903.30 points or 0.24 per cent to close at 371,997.49.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 912.27 points or 0.24 per cent to close at 375,519.38 while the Junior Market Index declined by 5.95 points or 0.24 per cent to close at 2,461.83. The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 19.15 points or 10.82 per cent to close at 196.21.

Overall market activity

83 stocks traded
28 advanced
41 declined
14 traded firm

Winners 

Proven Investments (USD), up 24.85 per cent to close at $0.26
Carib Cement up 17.02 per cent to close at $51.29
TransJamaican (USD) up 14.12 per cent to close at $0.01
Medical Disposables up 13.65 per cent to close at $4.83
Salada Foods up 9.89 per cent to close at $29.00

Losers 

Jetcon down 8.99 per cent to close at $0.81
Sterling Investments down 5.26 per cent to close at $3.60
Scotia Jamaica down 4.77 per cent to close at $46.09
Jamaica Broilers down 4.53 per cent to close at $26.56
Indies Pharma down 3.51 per cent to close at $2.75

Market volume

20.412 million units valued at over $125.944 million.

Volume leaders were Wigton Windfarm followed by TransJamaican Highway and Wisynco Group Limited.

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