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Stocks Round Up | SSLVC, tTech and GWest today's top advancers

Published:Wednesday | September 22, 2021 | 4:03 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index continued its downward trend Wednesday with an advance/decline ratio of 36/49.

The index declined by 2,052.58 points or 0.50 per cent to close at 404,930.37.

The JSE Main Market Index was down 1,499.07 points or 0.37 per cent to close at 403,191.56 while the Junior Market Index declined 66.74 points or 2.07 per cent to close at 3,152.15.

The JSE USD Equities Index was up 0.27 or 0.15 to close at 185.09.

Overall market activity

96 stocks traded
36 advanced
49 declined
11 traded firm

Winners

SSLVC up 15.63 per cent to close at $0.74
tTech up 11.83 per cent to close at $4.35
GWest up 11.76 per cent to close at $0.95
Caribbean Assurance, up 9.76 per cent to close at $1.80
The LAB up 9.18 per cent to close at $3.57

Losers

Express Catering down 15.01 per cent to close at $3.85
SOS down 12.85 per cent to close at $5.90
MDS,down 10.00 per cent to close at $4.50
Access Financial down 9.68 per cent closing at $18.11
Palace Amusement down 9.35 per cent closing at $951.83

Market volume

Some 17.28 million units valued at over $99 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Transjamaican, followed by Wigton and FESCO.

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