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Stocks Round Up | TransJamaican (US$) today's top winner, General Accident leads decliners

Published:Monday | July 26, 2021 | 4:37 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index declined on Monday with an advance/decline ratio of 38/43.

The index moved down by 1,113.35 points or 0.26 per cent to close at 420,951.28.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 853.02 points or 0.20 per cent to close at 418,503.35 while the Junior Market Index declined by 32.49 points or 0.96 per cent to close at 3,336.54.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 5.65 points or 2.99 per cent to close at 194.60.

Overall market activity

95 stocks traded
38 advanced
43 declined
14 traded firm

Winners

TransJamaican ($US) up 15.19 per cent to close at $0.01
Portland JSX up 15.00 per cent to close at $9.20
Ciboney Group up 14.29 per cent to close at $0.40
Kingston Properties up 13.69 per cent to close at $9.55
Eppley (7.5%) up 12.96 per cent to close at $16.74

Losers

General Accident down 7.68 per cent to close at $5.17
138 Student Living down 7.39 per cent to close at $4.51
Key Insurance down 7.38 per cent to close at $4.52
First Rock ($US) down 6.88 per cent to close at $0.07
Sygnus Credit ($US) down 5.92 per cent to close at $0.13

Market volume

Some 13.141 million units valued at over $143.961 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Jamaica Broilers followed by FESCO and TransJamaican Highway.

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