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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 494’s trading results showed consideration of $14,421,381 from 486,358 shares traded in 27 transactions as compared to session 493 which showed consideration of $1,205,921 from 24,508 shares traded in 10 transactions.  The stocks active this week were DIH, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI and RBL.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) fourteen trades totalling 452,472 shares represented 93.03% of the total shares traded.  DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $16.9, which showed a decrease of $0.4 from its previous close of $17.3. DIH’s trades contributed 52.96% ($7,637,055) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 1,894 shares was at $17.1, its second and third trades totalling 8,378 shares were at $16.9, its fourth trade of 1,000 shares was at $16.8, while its fifth to thirteenth trades totalling 341,200 shares were at $16.9, while its fourteenth trade of 100,000 shares was at $16.8.

20130118journalsCitizens Bank Guyana Incorporated’s (CBI) three trades totalling 25,000 shares represented 5.14% of the total shares traded.  CBI’s shares were traded at an  MWAP of $100.0, which showed an increase of $30.0 from its previous close of $70.0. CBI’s trades contributed 17.34% ($2,500,000) of the total consideration. All of CBI’s trades were at $100.0.

Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 1,167 shares at $12.8 represented 0.24% of the total shares traded.  DDL’s shares were traded at an MWAP of $12.8, which showed an increase of $0.1 from its previous close of $12.7. DDL’s trade contributed 0.10% ($14,938) of the total consideration.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 3,000 shares represented 0.62% of the total shares traded.  DTC’s shares were traded at an MWAP of $820.0, which showed a decrease of $5.0 from its previous close of $825.0. DTC’s trades contributed 17.06% ($2,460,000) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $820.0.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) six trades totalling 3,719 shares represented 0.76% of the total shares traded.  BTI’s shares were traded at an MWAP of $453.8, which showed a decrease of $6.2 from its previous close of $460.0. BTI’s trades contributed 11.70% ($1,687,388) of the total consideration. BTI’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $460.0, its second to fourth trades totalling 1,419 shares were at $452.0, its fifth trade of 1,000 shares was at $451.0, while its last trade of 300 shares was at $450.0.

Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) single trade of 1,000 shares at $122.0 represented 0.21% of the total shares traded.  RBL’s shares were traded at an MWAP of $122.0, which showed no change from its previous close. RBL’s trade contributed 0.84% ($122,000) 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.


1 – Interim Results

2 – Prospective Dividends

3 – Shows year-end EPS but Interim Dividend

20130118financialsEPS: earnings per share for the 12- month 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, CCI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, JPS and SPL.

2012 – Final results for DIH, CBI, 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.

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