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Stocks Round Up | Margaritaville Turks, Lasco Financial and Ciboney today's top performers

Published:Tuesday | September 26, 2023 | 5:13 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index closed on a winning note on Tuesday.

The slow trading ended with an advance/decline ratio of 40/31.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 695.35 points or 0.21 per cent to close at 330,050.64.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 586.98 points or 0.19 per cent to close at 316,392.26, while the Junior Market Index advanced by 16.05 points or 0.42 per cent to close at 3,805.46.

The JSE USD Equities declined by 3.66 points or 1.42 per cent to close at 254.00.

Overall market activity

96 stocks traded
40 advanced
31 declined
25 traded firm.

Winners

Margaritaville Turks up 27.45 per cent to close at US$0.14
Lasco Financial up 17.39 per cent to close at $1.89
Ciboney up 12.50 per cent to close at $1.26
Kingston Wharves up 9.96 per cent to close at $27.49
Sagicor Select up 7.84 per cent to close at $0.55

Losers

Main Event down 9.42 per cent closing at $13.07
Honey Bun down 8.93 per cent to close at $6.12
AMG Packaging down 8.43 per cent to close at $2.28
Lumber Depot down 8.04 per cent closing at $2.06
Mayberry Jam Equities down 6.14 per cent to close at $10.55

Market volume

Some 10.33 million units valued at over $50.18 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were: Sagicor Select Financial, followed by Wigton and Transjamaican.

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