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Stocks Round Up | ISP Finance, Portland JSX and SOS today's top winners

Published:Monday | May 16, 2022 | 5:52 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index declined on Monday with an advance/decline ratio of 37/61.

The JSE Combined Index moved down by 4,753.52 points or 1.14 per cent to close at 411,621.92 points.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 4,768.63 points or 1.18 per cent to close at 397,820.70 points while the Junior Market Index declined by 32.55 points or 0.73 per cent to close at 4,411.70 points.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 3.29 points or 1.45 per cent to close at 224.30 points.

Overall market activity

110 stocks traded
37 advanced
61 declined
12 traded firm

Winners

ISP Finance up 25.87 per cent to close at $28.07
Portland JSX up 23.41 per cent to close at $10.70
Stationery & Office Supplies up 17.22 per cent to close at $12.39
Elite Diagnostics up 12.00 per cent to close at $4.20
JMMB Group (7.25%) up 11.23 per cent to close at $3.17

Losers

Eppley (7.50% Preference Shares due 2024) down 13.90 per cent to close at $6.38
Equityline Mortgage (Preference Shares) down 13.72 per cent to close at $1.70
Eppley Caribbean Property down 11.71 per cent to close at $41.94
MPC Caribbean down 11.42 per cent to close at $95.01
Eppley (7.25% Preference Share), down 11.07 per cent to close at $20.01

Market volume

Some 56.614 million units valued at over $334.919 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were JFP Limited followed by Tropical Battery and Elite Diagnostic.

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