Stocks Round Up | 42 stocks advance, 43 decline and 13 trade firm
The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index advanced on Friday with an advance/decline ratio of 43/42.
The JSE Combined Index advanced by 2,948.13 points or 0.68 per cent to close at 438,670.37.
The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 3,056.20 points or 0.70 per cent to close at 437,322.11 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 12.12 points or 0.36 per cent to close at 3,367.03.
The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 0.81 points or 0.41 per cent to close at 198.06.
Overall market activity
98 stocks traded
13 traded firm
Portland JSX, up 28.79 per cent to close at $9.17
C&WJ, up 14.97 per cent to close at $1.69
138 SL, up 10.76 per cent to close at $7.62
Margaritaville ($US), up 10.43 per cent to close at $0.09
Palace Amusement, up 10.38 per cent to close at $1,169.03
ISP Finance, down 23.80 per cent to close at $15.24
Berger Paints, down 11.95 per cent to close at $14.07
Eppley Caribbean, down 11.46 per cent to close at $36.01
Mayberry Equities, down 10.89 per cent to close at $8.51
Indies Pharma, down 10.77 per cent to close at $3.23
50.70 million units valued at over $157.575 million.
Volume leaders were Caribbean Flavours followed by FESCO and Wigton Windfarm.
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