Stock market updates
GASCI reports that session 524’s trading results showed consideration of $3,179,440 from 20,076 shares traded in 7 transactions as compared to session 523 which showed consideration of $3,463,043 from 53,881 shares traded in 12 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) single trade of 1,000 shares at $19.9 represented 4.98% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $19.9, which showed a decrease of $0.1 from its previous close of $20.0. DIH’s trade contributed 0.63% ($19,900) of the total consideration.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 13,500 shares at $15.6 represented 67.24% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $15.6, which showed a decrease of $0.6 from its previous close of $16.2. DDL’s trade contributed 6.62% ($210,600) of the total consideration.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 550 shares represented 2.74% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,099.9, which showed a decrease of $0.1 from its previous close of $1,100.0. DTC’s trades contributed 19.03% ($604,945) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $1,099.9.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) three trades totalling 5,026 shares represented 25.04% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $466.4, which showed an increase of $0.3 from its previous close of $466.1. BTI’s trades contributed 73.72% ($2,343,995) of the total consideration. BTI’s first trade of 50 shares was at $466.1, its second trade of 4,950 shares was at $466.2, while its third trade of 26 shares was at $500.0.
Best bid: The highest price that a buye r 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
Broking: The activity of representing a client as agent and charging commission for doing so.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms
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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 524 August 12, 2013
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 BTI.
2012 – Final results for CCI, DDL, DTC, GSI, JPS and SPL.
2013 – Interim results for TCL, 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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