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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 695’s trading results showed consideration of $35,798,239 from 684,793 shares traded in 19 transactions as compared to session 694’s trading results, which showed consideration of $7,678,791 from 189,474 shares traded in 19 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC, BTI and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) three trades totalling 16,786 shares represented 2.45% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $22.5, which showed a decrease of $7.5 from its previous close of $30.0. DIH’s trades contributed 1.05% ($377,685) of the total consideration. All of DIH’s trades were at $22.5.
Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) single trade of 300,000 shares at $36.0 represented 43.81% of the total shares traded. DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $36.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DBL’s trade contributed 30.17% ($10,800,000) of the total consideration.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) four trades totalling 200,000 shares represented 29.21% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $22.7, which showed an increase of $0.2 from its previous close of $22.5. DDL’s trades contributed 12.70% ($4,547,251) of the total consideration.
DDL’s first trade of 3,895 shares was at $22.0, its second and third trades totalling 97,709 shares were at $22.5, while its fourth trade of 98,396 shares was at $23.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 2,607 shares represented 0.38% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,020.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 7.43% ($2,659,140) of the total consideration.
Both of DTC’s were at $1,020.0.
Guyana Bank for Industry and Trade Limited’s (BTI) single trade of 3,000 shares at $440.0 represented 0.44% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $440.0, which showed an increase of $25.0 from its previous close of $415.0. BTI’s trade contributed 3.69% ($1,320,000) of the total consideration.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) eight trades totalling 162,400 shares represented 23.71% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $99.1, which showed an increase of $9.1 from its previous close of $90.0. RBL’s trades contributed 44.96% ($16,094,163) of the total consideration. RBL’s first trade of 2,000 shares was at $99.0, its second trade of 5,000 shares was at $98.0, its third trade of 133,837 shares was at $99.0, while its fourth to eighth trades totalling 21,563 shares were at $100.0.
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.
TERM OF THE WEEK
Cum Scrip Price: Share price before a scrip issue takes place – the price with the entitlement to the scrip issue.
Scrip Issue: An issue of new shares to existing shareholders in proportion to their existing shareholdings. Also called a Bonus Issue or Capitalisation Issue.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.
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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 695 November 14, 2016
1 – Interim Results
2 – Prospective Dividends
3 – Shows year-end EPS but Interim Dividend
4 – Shows Interim EPS but year-end 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.
2013 – Final results for CJL.
2015 – Final results for BTI and GSI.
2016 – Interim results for DIH, DTC, CCI, CBI, DDL, HCL, JPS, PHI, RBL, RDL and SPL.
2016 – Final Results for DBL.
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.
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