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Stocks Round Up | Margaritaville (Turks), Paramount Trading and GWest today's top winners

Published:Wednesday | December 1, 2021 | 4:53 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index declined on Wednesday with an advance/decline ratio of 45/31.

The JSE Combined Index declined by 2,451.92 points or 0.61 per cent to close at 399,638.80.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 2,729.98 points or 0.69 per cent to close at 395,100.69 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 8.09 points or 0.24 per cent to close at 3,376.20.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 1.19 points or 0.58 per cent to close at 204.33.

Overall market activity

95 stocks traded
45 advanced
31 declined
19 traded firm

Winners

Margaritaville (Turks) up 12.19 per cent to close at $17.95
Paramount Trading up 11.01 per cent to close at $1.21
GWest up 8.70 per cent to close at $1.00
Carib Cement up 7.13 per cent to close at $88.24
ICreate Ltd up 7.06 per cent to close at $3.48

Losers

Medical Disposables down 11.92 per cent to close at $5.69
PanJam Investments down 8.40 per cent to close at $67.50
Guardian Holdings up 4.62 per cent to close at $539.00
Consolidated Bakeries down 4.61 per cent to close at $1.45
Proven Investments (US$) down 4.30 per cent to close at $0.22

Market volume

Some 8.412 million units valued at over $43.283 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Proven Investments followed by TransJamaican Highway and Wigton Windfarm Limited.

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