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Stocks Round Up | Eppley Caribbean, KLE and TransJamaican Highway USD today's top advancers

Published:Wednesday | July 7, 2021 | 4:58 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index declined on Wednesday with an advance/decline ratio of 46/34.

The index moved down by 471.26 points or 0.11 per cent to close at 425,787.49.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 674.44 points or 0.16 per cent to close at 423,234.82 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 14.75 points or 0.44 per cent to close at 3,379.80.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 2.66 points or 1.42 per cent to close at 189.84

Overall market activity

93 stocks traded
46 advanced
34 declined
13 traded firm

Winners

Eppley Caribbean up 23.16 per cent to close at $49.98
KLE up 22.73 per cent to close at $1.35
TransJamaican Highway (US$) up 13.89 per cent to close at $0.01
Kingston Properties up 12.43 per cent to close at $9.50
Main Event up 10.19 per cent to close at $5.30

Losers

JMMB (7.25%) down 16 per cent to close at $1.26
GWest down 11.30 per cent to close at $1.02
Medical Disposables down 8.66 per cent to close at $4.43
Cargo Handlers down 8.24 per cent to close at $7.80
Sagicor Group down 5.53 per cent to close at $53.68

Market volume

Some 16.502 million units valued at over $330.871 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Eppley Caribbean followed by Caribbean Flavours & Fragrances and TransJamaican Highway.

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