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Stocks Round Up | Portland JSX, Ciboney Group and TransJamaican USD today's top advancers

Published:Friday | October 15, 2021 | 4:59 PM

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index closed the week marginally down on Friday.

The hectic trading session ended with an advance/decline ratio of 45/33.

The JSE Combined Index declined by 458.67 points or 0.11 per cent to close at 407,389.83.

The JSE Main Market Index was down 707.68 points or 0.17 per cent to close at 403,998.83, while the Junior Market Index advanced 20.06 points or 0.61 per cent to close at 3,325.40.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced 7.43 points or 3.95 per cent closing at 195.48.

Overall market activity

89 stocks traded
45 advanced
33 declined
11 traded firm

Winners

Portland JSX up 30.00 per cent to close at $8.45
Ciboney Group up 29.41 per cent to close at $0.66
TransJamaican USD up 14.46 per cent to close at US$0.01
PBS USD up 13.27 per cent to close at US$0.84
Knutsford Express up 12.55 per cent to close at $7.89

Losers

JMMB Group 5.75 FR USD Preference Shares down 13.04 per cent closing at US$2.02
Sagicor Real Estate X Fund down 12.31 per cent to close at $7.05
tTech down 11.09 per cent to close at $4.25
Pulse Investments down 8.72 per cent closing at $4.08
Palace Amusement down 7.23 per cent to close at $950

Market volume

Some 27.6 million units valued at over $177.69 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were Mayberry Jamaican Equities followed by Wigton and the Jamaican Teas.

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