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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 698’s trading results showed consideration of $4,692,041 from 85,431 shares traded in 6 transactions as compared to session 697’s trading results, which showed consideration of $2,869,243 from 123,563 shares traded in 10 transactions.  The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL, DDL, and DTC.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) two trades totalling 47,808 shares represented 55.96% of the total shares traded. DIH’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. DIH’s trades contributed 23.11% ($1,084,461) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 10,000 shares was at $23.0, while its second trade of 37,808 shares was at $22.6.

Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) single trade of 27,100 shares at $36.0 represented 31.72% 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 20.79% ($975,600) of the total consideration.

Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 8,130 shares represented 9.52% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $24.0, which showed an increase of $0.5 from its previous close of $23.5. DDL’s trade contributed 4.16% ($195,120) of the total consideration.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 2,393 shares represented 2.80% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,018.3, which showed a decrease of $10.7 from its previous close of $1,029.0. DTC’s trades contributed 51.94% ($2,436,860) of the total consideration. DTC’s first trade of 2,000 shares was at $1,018.0, while its second trade of 393 shares was at $1,020.0.

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


Currency Exposure: Currency exposure exists if assets are held or income earned, in one currency while liabilities are denominated in another currency. The position is exposed to changes in the relative values of the two currencies such that the cost of the liabilities may be increased or the value of the assets or earning decreased.

Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.  

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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, RDL   and SPL.

2016 – 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..







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