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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 781’s trading results showed consideration of $8,885,564 from 31,651 shares traded in 8 transactions as compared to session 780’s trading results which showed consideration of $623,750 from 648 shares traded in 4 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DTC, BTI and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) single trade of 1,000 shares at $59.2 represented 3.16% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $59.2, which showed an increase of $1.2 from its previous close of $58.0. DIH’s trade contributed 0.67% ($59,200) of the total consideration.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 4,651 shares represented 14.69% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $900.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 47.11% ($4,185,900) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $900.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 1,000 shares represented 3.16% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $565.5, which showed a decrease of $4.5 from its previous close of $570.0. BTI’s trades contributed 6.36% ($565,464) of the total consideration. BTI’s first trade of 330 shares was at $566.0, while its second trade of 670 shares was at $565.2.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) three trades totalling 25,000 shares represented 78.99% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $163.0, which showed an increase of $3.0 from its previous close of $160.0. RBL’s trades contributed 45.86% ($4,075,000) of the total consideration. All of RBL’s trades were at $163.0.
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.
TERM OF THE WEEK
Dividend/Distribution: A payment made to shareholders/unit holders out of the underlying companies’ earnings. Dividends/distributions received in a PEP/ISA may be paid out or reinvested within the plan.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.
PEP/ISA = Personal equity Plan/Individual Savings Account
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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.
2016 – Interim results for PHI.
2016 – Final results for CJL.
2017 – Interim results for GSI.
2017 – Final results for CCI, CBI, DDL, DTC, BTI, HCL, JPS, RDL and SPL.
2018 – Interim 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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