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Stocks Round Up | Salada Foods today's top winner

Published:Wednesday | December 23, 2020 | 4:31 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index closed Wednesday, marginally advancing on busy trading, with an advance/decline ratio of 41/36.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 1,546.25 points or 0.40 per cent to close at 393,887.54.

The JSE Main Market Index was up 1,702.34 points or 0.44 per cent to close at 387,217.88 while the Junior Market Index declined 1.98 points or 0.08 per cent to close at 2,566.75

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced 0.44 points or 0.44 per cent, closing at 100.64.

Overall market activity

95 stocks traded
41 advanced
36 declined
18 traded firm

Winners 

Salada Foods, up 24.90 per cent to close at $ 28.74
Blue Power Group, up 19.64 per cent to close at $ 3.29
Sterling Investments USD, up 13.33 per cent to close at US$0.02
Salada Foods, up 12.46 per cent to close at $19.50
SSL Venture Capital, up 11.76 per cent to close at $0.57

Losers

CAC 2000, down 20.00 per cent to close at $8.00.
iCreate, down 12.70 per cent to close at $0.55
Eppley Ltd, down 11.25 per cent to close at $ 25.01
Everything Fresh, down 10.81 per cent closing at $ 0.66
Pulse Investments, down 9.41 per cent closing at $4.14

Market volume

Twenty-nine million units valued at over $ 151.77 million.

Volume leaders were Wigton, followed by Sagicor Real Estate X Fund and Trans Jamaican.

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