Tue | Oct 19, 2021

Stocks Round Up | Productive Business Solutions Ltd (9.75%), Medical Disposables and Supplies and 1834 Investments today's top winners

Published:Friday | July 30, 2021 | 4:33 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index advanced on Friday with an advance/decline ratio of 41/31.

The index moved up by 3,153.67 points or 0.75 per cent to close at 426,032.61.

The JSE Main Market Index advanced by 3,248.02 points or 0.77 per cent to close at 424,135.01 while the Junior Market Index advanced by 14.49 points or 0.44 per cent to close at 3,322.77.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 0.02 points or 0.01 per cent to close at 186.75.

Overall market activity

81 stocks traded
41 advanced
31 declined
14 traded firm

Winners

Productive Business Solutions Limited (9.75%) up 31.25 per cent to close at $105
Medical Disposables and Supplies up 9.05 per cent to close at $4.94
1834 Investments up 7.53 per cent to close at $1.00
AMG Packaging up 7.24 per cent to close at $0.86
Caribbean Flavours up 4.55 per cent to close at $2.07

Losers

Eppley Ltd (8.75%) down 7.91 per cent to close at $6.17
Ciboney down 7.55 per cent to close at $0.49
Blue Power down 6.42 per cent to close at $3.35
MPC Caribbean down 5.73 per cent to close at $103.09
JMMB Group 6% US$ down 5.31 per cent to close at $1.03

Market volume

Some 19.038 million units valued at over $250.158 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Wigton Windfarm followed by Carib Cement and TransJamaican Highway.

Follow The Gleaner on Twitter and Instagram @JamaicaGleaner and on Facebook @GleanerJamaica. Send us a message on WhatsApp at 1-876-499-0169 or email us at onlinefeedback@gleanerjm.com or editors@gleanerjm.com.