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Stocks Round Up | Salada today's top advancer, Ciboney leads decliners

Published:Wednesday | March 31, 2021 | 4:32 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index bounced back on Wednesday, reversing this week’s losses.

The moderate trading ended with an advance/decline ratio of 42/28.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 2040.73 points or 0.52 per cent to close at 395,189.03.

The JSE Main Market Index was up 2,055.33 points or 0.52 per cent to close at 394,659.55 while the Junior Market Index advanced 13.95 points or 0.47 per cent to close at 2,982.95

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced 3.84 points or 1.91 per cent, closing at 204.40

Overall market activity

82 stocks traded
42 advanced
28 declined
12 traded firm

Winners

Salada up 31.10 per cent to close at $6.66
138 Student Living Variable Preference Shares up 25.93 per cent to close at $5.44
Productive Business Solution USD Ordinary Shares up 12.24 per cent to close at US1.12
1834 Investments up 10.00 per cent to close at $1.10
Margaritaville (Turks) USD up 10.00 per cent to close at US$0.11

Losers

Ciboney down 14.75 per cent to close at $0.52
Medical Disposables down 10.75 per cent to close at $4.15
Margaritaville (Turks) down 8.57 per cent to close at $32.00
Knutsford Express down 8.17 per cent closing at $5.51
Jamaica Producers down 6.66 per cent closing at $20.73

Market volume

Some 31.2 million units valued at over $167 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Derrimon Trading, followed by Trans Jamaican Highway and Wigton.

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