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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 783’s trading results showed consideration of $30,770,258 from 193,629 shares traded in 10 transactions as compared to session 782’s trading results which showed consideration of $2,784,068 from 14,391 shares traded in 8 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) five trades totalling 8,437 shares represented 4.37% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $62.4, which showed an increase of $3.2 from its previous close of $59.2. DIH’s trades contributed 1.71% ($526,631) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $60.1, its second trade of 1,000 shares was at $61.0, while its third trade of 6,437 shares was at $63.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 167 shares at $54.0 represented 0.08% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $54.0, which showed an increase of $2.0 from its previous close of $52.0. DDL’s trade contributed 0.03% ($9,018) of the total consideration.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) single trade of 25 shares at $1,000 represented 0.01% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $1,000.0, which showed an increase of $100.0 from its previous close of $900.0. DTC’s trade contributed 0.08% ($25,000) of the total consideration.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) five trades totaling 185,000 shares represented 95.54% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $163.3, which showed an increase of $0.3 from its previous close of $163.0. RBL’s trades contributed 98.18% ($30,209,609) of the total consideration. RBL’s first trade of 530 shares was at $164.0, its second to fourth trades totalling 130,391 shares were at $163.0, while its fifth trade of 54,079 shares was at $164.0.
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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Dividend Yield: The dividend yield is the relationship between the dividend per share and the share price. The yield in general relates to a measurement of the return from an investment to its current market price, and is expressed as a percentage. The different types of yield simply use different measurements of the return.
A dividend yield is defined as:
Dividend per Share x 100%
Current market price per share
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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