GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 772’s trading results showed consideration of $33,064,349 from 252,766 shares traded in 16 transactions as compared to session 771’s trading results which showed consideration of $4,098,604 from 69,362 shares traded in 10 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC, BTI and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) four trades totalling 57,968 shares represented 22.93% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $55.5, which showed an increase of $0.5 from its previous close of $55.0. DIH’s trades contributed 9.73% ($3,218,240) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 37,968 shares was at $55.0, while its second to fourth trades totalling 20,000 shares were at $56.5.
Demerara Bank Limited’s (DBL) single trade of 61,063 shares at $58.0 represented 24.16% of the total shares traded. DBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $58.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DBL’s trade contributed 10.71% ($3,541,654) of the total consideration.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) two trades totalling 59,012 shares represented 23.35% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $47.6, which an increase of $2.6 from its previous close of $45.0. DDL’s trades contributed 8.49% ($2,808,414) of the total consideration. DDL’s first trade of 23,334 shares was at $46.2, while its second trade of 35,678 shares was at $48.5.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 12,723 shares represented 5.03% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $999.4, which showed a decrease of $0.6 from its previous close of $1,000.0. DTC’s trades contributed 38.46% ($12,715,041) of the total consideration. DTC’s first trade of 12,589 shares was at $999.9, while its second trade of 134 shares was at $950.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 2,000 shares represented 0.79% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $570.0, which showed an increase of $70.0 from its previous close of $500.0. BTI’s trades contributed 3.45% ($1,140,000) of the total consideration. Both of BTI’s trades were at $570.0.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) five trades totalling 60,000 shares represented 23.74% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $160.8, which showed a decrease of $4.2 from its previous close of $165.0. RBL’s trades contributed 29.16% ($9,641,000) of the total consideration. RBL’s first four trades totalling 25,000 shares were at $ 165.0, while its fifth trade of 35,000 shares was at $157.6.
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
Discretionary Trust: A trust where the trustees have discretion as to the distribution of the income and capital of the trust.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.
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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 772 May 7, 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 JPS.
2017 – Interim results for GSI.
2017 – Final results for DIH, CCI, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, HCL, RDL and SPL.
2018 – Interim results for 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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