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Stocks Round Up | 32 stocks advance, 31 decline and 13 trade firm

Published:Monday | September 21, 2020 | 5:20 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Combined Index declined slightly on Monday with an advance/decline ratio 32/31.

JSE Combined Index declined by 879.39 points ( 0.24 per cent) to close at 364,935.56, while the JSE Index declined by 1,224.08 points ( 0.33 per cent) to close at 367,168.22.

The JSE All Jamaican Composite Index declined by 1,321.77 points ( 0.33 per cent) to close at 401,977.80 and the JSE Select Index declined by 67.61 points ( 0.74 per cent) to close at 9,047.03.

The JSE Cross Listed Index declined by 1.07 points ( 0.95 per cent) to close at 111.03, while the Junior Market Index advanced by 23.08 points ( 0.92 per cent) to close at 2,520.18.

Overall market activity

76 stocks traded
32 advance
31 decline
13 traded firm

Winners 

Eppley preference shares up 15 per cent to $8.59
Elite Diagnostics up 11 per cent to $3.39
Kingston Wharves up 7.6 per cent to $49
Fosrich up 7.3 per cent to $3.95
Sterling Investments up 7.3 per cent to $3.22

Losers 

JMMB Preference shares down 13 per cent to $1.21
Scotia Group Jamaica down 8.3 per cent to $50
Consolidated Bakeries down 8.0 per cent to $1.37
Medical Disposables & Supplies down 8.0 per cent to $4.95
Blue Power Group down 7.8 per cent to $3.57

Market Volume 

Transjamaican Highway with 3.9 million units, Wigton Windfarm with 1.2 million units and Pulse Investments with 1.1 million units.

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