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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 593’s trading results showed consideration of $2,957,539 from 79,047 shares traded in 10 transactions as compared to session 592’s trading results, which showed consideration of $4,493,917 from 22,430 shares traded in 9 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) two trades totalling 20,737 shares represented 26.23% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $19.9, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 13.95% ($412,666) of the total consideration. Both of DIH’s trades were at $19.9.
Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) single trade of 16,000 shares at $32.0 represented 20.24% of the total shares traded. DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $32.0, which showed an increase of $1.0 from its previous close of $31.0. DBL’s trade contributed 17.31% ($512,000) of the total consideration.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) three trades totalling 40,760 shares represented 51.57% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $24.4, which showed an increase of $1.4 from its previous close of $23.0. DDL’s trades contributed 33.62% ($994,333) of the total consideration. DDL’s first two trades totalling 24,667 shares were at $24.0, while its third trade of 16,093 shares was at $25.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 300 shares represented 0.38% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,024.3, which showed a decrease of $0.6 from its previous close of $1,024.9. DTC’s trades contributed 10.39% ($307,290) of the total consideration. DTC’s first trade of 100 shares was at $1,024.9, while its second trade of 200 shares was at $1,024.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 1,250 shares represented 1.58% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $585.0, which showed no change from its previous close. BTI’s trades contributed 24.73% ($731,250) of the total consideration. Both of BTI’s trades were at $585.0.
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.
TERM OF THE WEEK
Closing Trade: A trade to reduce an investor’s position. A closing buy reduces a short position and a closing sale reduces a long position.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms
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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 593 December 8, 2014
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.
2012 – Final results for PHI.
2013 – Final results for CJL, GSI and HCL.
2014 – Interim results for TCL, DIH, CCI, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, JPS, RDL and SPL.
2014 – 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.