GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 765’s trading results showed consideration of $3,219,150 from 4,467 shares traded in 3 transactions as compared to session 764’s trading results which showed consideration of $13,637,192 from 241,690 shares traded in 13 transactions. The stocks active this week were DTC and BTI.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) single trade of 2,117 shares at $1,000.0 represented 47.39% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,000.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trade contributed 65.76% ($2,117,000) of the total consideration.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 2,350 shares represented 52.61% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $469.0, which showed an increase of $24.0 from its previous close of $445.0. BTI’s trades contributed 34.24% ($1,102,150) of the total consideration. Both of BTI’s trades were at $469.0.
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.
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Discount Instrument: Does not pay a coupon and is therefore always worth less than its face value except when interest rates are negative.
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.
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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