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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 746’s trading results showed consideration of $6,762,950 from 63,504 shares traded in 7 transactions as compared to session 745’s trading results which showed consideration of $25,317,802 from 543,145 shares traded in 9 transactions.  The stocks active this week were DIH, DTC, BTI and RBL.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) two trades totalling 17,500 shares represented 27.56% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $37.3, which showed a decrease of $0.7 from its previous close of $38.0. DIH’s trades contributed 9.63% ($651,200) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 12,900 shares was at $38.0, while its second trade of 4,600 shares was at $35.0.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) single trade of 504 shares at $875.0 represented 0.79% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $875.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trade contributed 6.52% ($441,000) of the total consideration.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) three trades totalling 500 shares represented 0.79% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $451.5, which showed an increase of $1.5 from its previous close of $450.0. BTI’s trades contributed 3.34% ($225,750) of the total consideration. BTI’s first two trades totalling 150 shares were at $455.0, while its third trade of 350 shares was at $450.0.

Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) single trade of 45,000 shares at $121.0 represented 70.86% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $121.0, which showed a decrease of $9.0 from its previous close of $130.0. RBL’s trade contributed 80.51% ($5,445,000) of the total consideration.


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.




Deposit Protection Fund: Fund set up under the Banking Act 1975 (UK) to pay compensation in respect of deposits held by a bank which goes into liquidation. Now part of the ral Investors’ Compensation Scheme.


Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.

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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 745 October 30, 2017









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.

2015 – Final results for CJL.

2016 – Interim results for PHI.

2016 – Final Results for HCL and JPS.

2017 – Interim results for DIH, CCI, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, RBL, RDL and SPL.

2017 – Final 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.


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