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Stocks Round Up | IronRock today's top winner, AMG Packaging leads decliners

Published:Tuesday | September 28, 2021 | 4:20 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Tuesday with an advance/decline ratio of 42/29.

The index moved up by 2,546.34 points or 0.62 per cent to close at 410,675.56.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 2,352.30 points or 0.58 per cent to close at 408,198.08 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 36.89 points or 1.14 per cent to close at 3,263.42.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 1.10 points or 0.59 per cent to close at 186.79.

Overall market activity

89 stocks traded
42 advanced
29 declined
18 traded firm

Winners

IronRock up 13.43 per cent to close at $3.97
1834 Investments up 11.83 per cent to close at $1.04
Lasco Manufacturing up 8.67 per cent to close at $4.89
JMMB Group (7.50%) up 7.14 per cent to close at $0.90
Jamaica Broilers up 6.27 per cent to close at $31.18

Losers

AMG Packaging down 9.18 per cent to close at $1.78
Caribbean Cream down 7.85 per cent to close at $5.99|
Jetcon down 7.63 per cent to close at $1.09
Cargo Handlers down 6.83 per cent to close at $6.55
Sygnus Credit (USD) down 5.66 per cent to close at $0.12

Market volume

Some 56.469 million units valued at over $4.470 billion were traded today.

Volume leaders were Proven Investments (USD) followed by Barita Investments and NCB Financial Group.

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