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Stocks Round Up | Express Catering, AMG Packaging and Tropical Battery today's top advancers

Published:Tuesday | June 15, 2021 | 4:35 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index declined on Tuesday with an advance/decline ratio of 36/42.

The index moved down by 2,152.86 points or 0.50 per cent to close at 428,697.59.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 2,454.99 points or 0.57 per cent to close at 426,476.66 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 11.18 points or 0.33 per cent to close at 3,371.55.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 0.76 points or 0.38 per cent to close at 198.43.

Overall market activity

96 stocks traded
36 advanced
42 declined
18 traded firm

Winners

Express Catering up 13.36 per cent to close at $6.62
AMG Packaging up 12.42 per cent to close at $1.72
Tropical Battery up 9.56 per cent to close at $1.49
1834 Investments up 8.70 per cent to close at $1.00
Eppley 7.5% Preference Shares up 7.64 per cent to close at $10.99

Losers

CAC 2000 down 12.02 per cent to close at $9.15
Indies Pharma down 10.51 per cent to close at $3.66
Margaritaville ($US) down 8.73 per cent to close at $0.08
Ciboney Group down 8.33 per cent to close at $0.33
Sagicor X Fund down 7.56 per cent to close at $8.31

Market volume

Some 28.614 million units valued at over $219.871 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Wigton Windfarm followed by JMMB Group and Sagicor Select Funds.

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