GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 427’s trading results showed consideration of $2,941,143 from 201,830 shares traded in 14 transactions as compared to session 426 which showed consideration of $205,000 from 16,000 shares traded in 6 transactions.  The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL and DDL.





Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) eight trades totalling 120,830 shares represented 59.87% of the total shares traded.  DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $12.0, which showed a decrease of $0.5 from its previous close of $12.5. DIH’s trades contributed 49.32% ($1,450,543) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $12.1, its second trade of 49,876 shares was at $12.0, its third, fourth and fifth trades totalling 4,830 shares were at $12.1, while its sixth to eighth trades totalling 65,124 shares were at $12.0.

Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) three trades totalling 49,000 shares represented 24.28% of the total shares traded.  DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $23.4, which showed a decrease of $0.6 from its previous close of $24.0. DBL’s trades contributed 39.03% ($1,148,000) of the total consideration. DBL’s first trade of 40,000 shares was at $23.3, while its second and third trades totalling 9,000 shares were at $24.0.

Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) three trades totalling 32,000 shares represented 15.85% of the total shares traded.  DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $10.7, which showed a decrease of $0.3 from its previous close of $11.0. DDL’s trades contributed 11.65% ($342,600) of the total consideration. DDL’s first two trades totalling 2,000 shares were at $10.8, while its third trade of 30,000 shares was at $10.7.

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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 427 September 26, 2011

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.
2010 – Final results for CCI.
2011 – Interim results for TCL, DIH, CBI, DBL, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, JPS, RBL and            SPL.
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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(Prepared by the Guyana Marketing Corporation and
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