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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 754’s trading results showed consideration of $5,719,787 from 38,419 shares traded in 4 transactions as compared to session 753’s trading results which showed consideration of $3,546,225 from 24,080 shares traded in 6 transactions.  The stocks active this week were DDL, BTI and RBL.

Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 23,334 shares at $27.7 represented 60.74% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $27.7, which showed no change from its previous close. DDL’s trade contributed 11.30% ($646,352) of the total consideration.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 9,720 shares represented 25.30% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $447.7, which showed a decrease of $2.3 from its previous close of $450.0. BTI’s trades contributed 76.04% ($4,349,160) of the total consideration. BTI’s first trade of 621 shares was at $410.0, while its second trade of 9,099 shares was at $450.0.

Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) single trade of 5,365 shares at $135.0 represented 13.96% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $135.0, which showed no change from its previous close. RBL’s trade contributed 12.66% ($724,275) 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.


Direct Loss: The direct financial penalty that a firm incurs as a result of a risk being realised.

Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.

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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 754 January 03, 2017

1 – Interim Results 

2 – Prospective Dividends

3 – Shows year-end EPS but Interim


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, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, RDL and SPL.

2017 – Final results for DIH, 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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