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Stocks Round Up | AMG Packaging today's top advancer, Caribbean Cream leads decliners

Published:Wednesday | January 12, 2022 | 5:08 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Wednesday with an advance/decline ratio of 43/31.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 3,172.17 points or 0.79 per cent to close at 405,142.75.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 3,210.20 points or 0.81 per cent to close at 400,565.67 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 19.83 points or 0.58 per cent to close at 3,420.49.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 1.17 points or 0.57 per cent to close at 205.04.

Overall market activity

95 stocks traded
43 advanced
31 declined
21 traded firm

Winners

AMG Packaging up 15.97 per cent to close at $3.05
IronRock Insurance up 14.84 per cent to close at $3.56
Margaritaville (Turks) USD up 9.79 per cent to close at $0.10
Fosrich Company up 7.58 per cent to close at $11.50
Dolphin Cove up 7.02 per cent to close at $18.59

Losers

Caribbean Cream down 8.38 per cent to close at $5.25
VMIL down 6.43 per cent to close at $6.26
Main Event down 5.92 per cent to close at 4.13
Ciboney Group down 5.88 per cent to close at $0.80
Eppley Caribbean down 2.91 per cent to close at $41.07

Market volume

Some 20.346 million units valued at over $78.948 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Sagicor Select Funds - Financial followed by Lasco Manufacturing and TransJamaican Highway.

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