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Stocks Round Up | 35 stocks advance, 35 decline and 13 trade firm

Published:Tuesday | August 4, 2020 | 4:24 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Combined Index declined on Tuesday with an advance/decline ratio of 35/35.

The JSE index moved down by 3,539.94 points or 0.95 per cent to close at 370,613.94.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 4.032.21 points or 1.07 per cent to close at 372,186.65 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 15.97 points or 0.61 per cent to close at 2,619.05.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 2.04 points or 1.09 per cent to close at 185.71.

Overall market activity

83 stocks traded
35 advanced
35 declined
13 traded firm

Winners

138 Student Living up 14.62 per cent to close at $5.96
AMG Packaging up 11.84 per cent to close at $1.70
C&WJ Deferred share up 11.39 per cent to close at $2.25
Derrimon Trading up 9.13 per cent to close at $2.51
Jetcon up 8.79 per cent to close at $0.99

Losers 

1834 Investment down 15.84 per cent to close at $0.85
JMMB Group (7.50%) down 12.16 per cent to close at $0.65
Cargo Handlers down 11.91 per cent to close at $6.51
Sagicor X Fund down 11.70 per cent to close at $7.85
First Rock down 11.67 per cent to close at $0.08

Market volume

43.363 million units valued at over $156.714 million.

Volume leaders were 138 Student Living Variable Preference followed by Transjamaican Highway and Wigton Windfarm.

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