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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 561’s trading results showed consideration of $7,912,971 from 401,233 shares traded in 13 transactions as compared to 560’s trading results which showed consideration of $1,464,870 from 53,967 shares traded in 18 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, CBI and DBL.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) nine trades totalling 399,833 shares represented 99.65% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares 20140502marketwere traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $19.6, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 99.05% ($7,837,741) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 7,357 shares was at $19.6, its second and third trades totalling 10,143 shares were at $19.7, while its fourth to ninth trades totalling 382,333 shares were at $19.6.

Citizens Bank Guyana Incorporated’s (CBI) single trade of 200 shares at $187.9 represented 0.05% of the total shares traded. CBI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $187.9, which showed a decrease of $0.1 from its previous close of $188.0. CBI’s trade contributed 0.47% ($37,580) of the total consideration.

Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) three trades totalling 1,200 shares represented 0.30% of the total shares traded. DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $31.4, which showed an increase of $0.4 from its previous close of $31.0. DBL’s trades contributed 0.48% ($37,650) of the total consideration. DBL’s first trade of 500 shares was at $31.9, while its second and third trades totalling 700 shares were at $31.0.



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.



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.

2011 – Final results for RDL.

2012 – Final results for CJL, HCL and PHI. 2013 – Interim results for GSI and JPS.

2013 – Final results for TCL, DIH, CCI, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, RBL and SPL.2014 – Interim 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.


20140502price(Prepared by the Guyana Marketing Corporation and published by Stabroek Business as a public service)


*Prices only represent the average Wholesale Farmgate and Retail Prices at the above mentioned markets and are NOT prices set by the Guyana Marketing Corporation or Ministry of Agriculture.

The New Guyana Marketing Corporation has agreed to provide us with the above information which we will publish on a weekly basis subject to receipt.

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