(GASCI www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 565’s trading results showed consideration of $23,439,905 from 826,008 shares traded in 23 transactions as compared to session 564’s trading results which showed consideration of $4,729,698 from 128,610 shares traded in 28 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) eight trades totalling 97,500 shares represented 11.80% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $20.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 8.32% ($1,950,000) of the total consideration. All of DIH’s trades were at $20.0.
Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) four trades totalling 56,991 shares represented 6.90% of the total shares traded. DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $31.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DBL’s trades contributed 7.54% ($1,766,721) of the total consideration. All of DBL’s trades were at $31.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) six trades totalling 664,298 shares represented 80.42% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $21.0, which showed an increase of $0.8 from its previous close of $20.2. DDL’s trades contributed 59.51% ($13,948,274) of the total consideration. DDL’s first three trades totalling 3,500 shares were at $20.6, its fourth trade of 1,168 shares was at $20.5, while its fifth and sixth trades totalling 659,630 shares were at $21.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) three trades totalling 3,219 shares represented 0.39% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,035.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 14.21% ($3,331,665) of the total consideration. All of DTC’s trades were at $1,035.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 4,000 shares represented 0.49% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $610.8, which showed a decrease of $1.7 from its previous close of $612.5. BTI’s trades contributed 10.42% ($2,443,245) of the total consideration. BTI’s first trade of 2,163 shares was at $611.5, while its second trade of 1,837 shares was at $610.0.
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
Certificate of Deposit: A negotiable instrument issued by a bank in return for a fixed deposit of up to five years.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms
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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 – Final results for TCL, CCI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, JPS, and SPL.
2014 – Interim 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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