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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 488’s trading results showed consideration of $1,970,394 from 87,598 shares traded in 14 transactions as compared to session 487 which showed consideration of $1,878,612 from 80,165 shares traded in 11 transactions.  The stocks active this week were DBL, DDL and BTI.
Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) five trades totalling 40,430 shares represented 46.15% of the total shares traded.  DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $27.9, which showed no change from its previous close. DBL’s trades contributed 57.15% ($1,125,997) of the total consideration. DBL’s first to third trades totalling 10,000 shares were at $27.7 while its fourth and fifth trades totalling 30,430 shares were at $27.9.

Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) eight trades totalling 46,668 shares represented 53.28% of the total shares traded.  DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $12.8, which showed an increase of $0.1 from its previous close of $12.7. DDL’s trades contributed 30.29% ($596,897) of the total consideration. DDL’s first to fourth trades totalling 17,781 were at $13.0 its fifth and sixth trades totalling 17,683 were at $12.7 while its seventh and eight trades totalling 11,204 were at $12.6.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) single trade of 500 shares at $495.0 represented 0.57% of the total shares traded.  BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $495.0, which showed an increase of $45.0 from its previous close of $450.0. BTI’s trades contributed 12.56% ($247,500) of the total consideration.

Best bid:    The highest price that a buyer is willing to pay for a security.
Best offer: The lowest price at which a seller is offering to sell securities.


Best Execution: Dealing for a client at the best available price for the size and kind of transaction concerned.

Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms

Source: Dictionary of Financial and
Securities Terms
Contact Information: Tel: 223-6175/6











1 – Interim Results
2 – Prospective Dividends
3 – Shows year-end EPS but Interim Dividend
EPS: earnings per share for 12 months period to the date the latest financials have been prepared. These include:
2005 – Final results for GTI.
2008 – Final results for PHI.
2011 – Final results for RDL.
2012 – Interim results for TCL, DIH, CCI, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, JPS and SPL.
2012 – Final results for DBL and RBL.
As such, some of these EPS calculations are based on un-audited figures.
P/E Ratio: Price/Earnings Ratio = Last Trade Price/EPS
Dividend yield = Dividends paid in the last 12 months/last trade price.

The market information provided here is provided for informational and educational purposes only and is provided on a time-delayed basis. GASCI does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information contained on this page. Although the information has been obtained by GASCI from sources believed to be reliable, it is provided on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind. GASCI assumes no responsibility for the consequences of any errors or omissions. GASCI does not make or has not made any recommendation regarding any of the securities issued by any of the companies identified here nor the advisability of investing in securities generally for any particular individual.


(Prepared by the Guyana Marketing Corporation and
published by Stabroek Business as a public service)


*Prices only represent the average Wholesale Farmgate and Retail Prices at the above mentioned markets and are NOT prices set by the Guyana Marketing Corporation or Ministry of Agriculture.


The New Guyana Marketing Corporation has agreed to provide us with the above information which we will publish on a weekly basis subject to receipt.


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