GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 668’s trading results showed consideration of $26,424,867 from 742,364 shares traded in 14 transactions as compared to session 667’s trading results, which showed consideration of $12,857,578 from 73,271 shares traded in 5 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) three trades totalling 15,468 shares represented 2.08% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $21.2, which showed an increase of $0.8 from its previous close of $20.4. DIH’s trades contributed 1.24% ($327,641) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 10,000 shares was at $21.5, while its second and third trades totalling 5,468 shares were at $ 20.6.
Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) three trades totalling 7,785 shares represented 1.05% of the total shares traded. DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $38.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DBL’s trades contributed 1.12% ($295,830) of the total consideration. All of DBL’s trades were at $38.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) five trades totalling 698,332 shares represented 94.07% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $22.9, which showed an increase of $0.1 from its previous close of $22.8. DDL’s trades contributed 60.60% ($16,013,010) of the total consideration. DDL’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $24.0, its second and third trades totalling 449,200 shares were at $23.0, while its fourth and fifth trades totalling 248,132 shares were at $22.8.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) single trade of 42 shares at $999.9 represented 0.01% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $999.9, which showed a decrease of $0.1 from its previous close of $1,000.0. DTC’s trade contributed 0.16% ($41,996) of the total consideration.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 20,737 shares represented 2.79% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $470.0, which showed a decrease of $5.0 from its previous close of $475.0. BTI’s trades contributed 36.88% ($9,746,390) of the total consideration. Both of BTI’s trades were at $470.0.
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
Coupon: (1) The annual interest rate paid on a bond. The coupon rate is expressed as a percentage of the nominal (par) value. (2) The physical coupon detached from a bearer certificate in order to claim a dividend or interest payments.
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
4 – Shows Interim EPS but year-end 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.
2015 – Final results for DIH, CCI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, HCL, JPS, RDL and SPL.
2016 – Interim results for 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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