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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 766’s trading results showed consideration of $3,244,000 from 4,438 shares traded in 9 transactions as compared to session 765’s trading results which showed consideration of $3,219,150 from 4,467 shares traded in 3 transactions. The stocks active this week were DTC and BTI.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) five trades totaling 1,838 shares represented 37.99% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $997.8, which showed a decrease of $2.2 from its previous close of $1,000.0. DTC’s trades contributed 56.54% ($1,834,000) of the total consideration. DTC’s first three trades totaling 408 shares were at $1000.0, its fourth trade of 400 shares was at $990.0, while its fifth trade of 1,030 shares was at $1,000.0.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) four trades totalling 3,000 shares represented 62.01% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $470.0, which showed an increase of $1.0 from its previous close of $469.0. BTI’s trades contributed 43.46% ($1,410,000) 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.


Discount Rate: The percentage rate used to calculate the present value of a future cash flow.

Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.

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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 765 March 26, 2018


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 CCI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI and RDL.

2017 – Final results for DIH, CBI, DBL, RBL and SPL.

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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