GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 675’s trading results showed consideration of $982,190 from 36,450 shares traded in 7 transactions as compared to session 674’s trading results, which showed consideration of $15,420,454 from 79,573 shares traded in 17 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) four trades totalling 36,000 shares represented 98.77% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $21.4, which showed an increase of $0.8 from its previous close of $20.6. DIH’s trades contributed 78.47% ($770,690) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 25,000 shares was at $21.5, its second trade of 5,000 shares was at $21.0, its third trade of 2,190 shares was at $22.0, while its fourth trade of 3,810 shares was at $21.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) three trades totalling 450 shares represented 1.23% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $470.0, which showed no change from its previous close. BTI’s trades contributed 21.53% ($211,500) of the total consideration. All 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
Credit Creation: Ability of private sector banks to expand the money supply by creating credit
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 CCI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, HCL, JPS, RDL and SPL.
2016 – 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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