Fri | Oct 22, 2021

Stocks Round Up | GWest today's top winner, Ciboney leads decliners

Published:Monday | March 1, 2021 | 4:52 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index advanced on Monday with an advance/decline ratio of 43/33.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 3,310.45 points or 0.84 per cent to close at 397,695.23.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 3,840.76 points or 0.97 per cent to close at 398,369.57 while the Junior Market Index declined by 19.74 points or 0.68 per cent to close at 2,900.61.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 1.63 points or 0.81 per cent to close at 199.09.

Overall market activity

90 stocks traded
43 advanced
33 declined
14 traded firm

Winners

GWest Corporation up 21.33 per cent to close at $0.91
Everything Fresh up 19.61 per cent to close at $1.22
Portland JSX up 17.57 per cent to close at $8.50
SSL Venture up 17.54 per cent to close at $0.67
Key Insurance up 12.59 per cent to close at $4.74

Losers

Ciboney Group down 26.51 per cent to close at $1.22
1834 Investments down 20.83 per cent to close at $0.95
Caribbean Producers down 13.95 per cent to close at $2.96
Fosrich down 8.02 per cent to close at $4.70
Caribbean Flavours down 7.11 per cent to close at $1.96

Market volume

Some 26.816 million units valued at over $124.833 million were traded.

Volume leaders were Wigton Windfarm followed by Pulse Investments and Derrimon Trading.

Follow The Gleaner on Twitter and Instagram @JamaicaGleaner and on Facebook @GleanerJamaica. Send us a message on WhatsApp at 1-876-499-0169 or email us at onlinefeedback@gleanerjm.com or editors@gleanerjm.com.