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Stocks Round Up | Radio Jamaica, Paramount Trading and First Rock (US$) today's top winners

Published:Friday | July 1, 2022 | 5:07 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Wednesday with an advance/decline ratio of 53/38.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 1,890.52 points or 0.47 per cent to close at 400,219.74 points.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 2,141.50 points or 0.56 per cent to close at 386,327.32 points while the Junior Market Index declined by 12.41 points or 0.29 per cent to close at 4,337.03 points.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 2.44 points or 1.15 per cent to close at 214.09 points.

Overall market activity

106 stocks traded
53 advanced
38 declined
15 traded firm

Winners

Radio Jamaica up 20.83 per cent to close at $2.90
Paramount Trading up 16.47 per cent to close at $1.98
First Rock (US$) up 11.21 per cent to close at $0.08
Main Event up 11.39 per cent to close at $7.43
JMMB Group (7.25% CR Preference Shares) up 10.61 per cent to close at $1.98

Losers

Ciboney Group down 14.47 per cent to close at $0.65
Access Financial down 10.60 per cent to close at $21.01
JSE down 7.82 per cent to close at $18.03
ICreate down 7.33 per cent to close at $4.17
Key Insurance down 6.92 per cent to close at $3.63

Market volume

Some 21.702 million units valued at over $96.006 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Ciboney Group followed by Radio Jamaica and Sagicor Select Funds – Financial.

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