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Stocks Round Up | 106 stocks traded today

Published:Wednesday | December 7, 2022 | 8:23 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index reversed some losses Wednesday.

Moderate trading ended with an advance/decline ratio of 47/43

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 3,166.88 points or 0.90 per cent to close at 354,008.38.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 3,125.71 points or 0.92 per cent to close at 341,432.65, while the Junior Market Index advanced by 27.24 points or 0.71 per cent to close at 3,867.28.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 4.81 points or 2.13 per cent to close at 230.15.

Overall market activity

106 stocks traded
47 advanced
43 declined
16 traded firm

Winners

Margaritaville (Turks) up 23.32 per cent to close at $23.00
Sagicor Real Estate X Fund up 18.50 per cent to close at $7.75
JSE up 17.07 per cent to close at $16.32
Blue Power Group up 16.36 per cent to close at $3.13
Barita Investments up 10.68 per cent to close at $95

Losers

Cargo Handlers down 23.09 per cent closing at $9.99
Community & Workers of Ja. CCU Deferred Shares down 11.06 per cent closing at $1.85
Portland JSX, down 10.77 per cent to close a $9.36
Jamaica Producers down 7.17 per cent to close at $21.10
Transjamaican Highway (USD) down 6.25 per cent to close at US$0.01.

Market volume

Some 17.71 million units valued at over $65.63 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were: Wigton, followed by Transjamaican Highway and then MDS.

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