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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 791’s trading results showed consideration of $1,777,273 from 21,805 shares traded in 14 transactions as compared to session 790’s trading results which showed consideration of $3,688,569 from 10,726 shares traded in 13 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) five trades totalling 5,300 shares represented 24.31% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $75.9, which showed an increase of $1.4 from its previous close of $74.5. DIH’s trades contributed 22.63% ($402.230) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $74.5, its second trade of 300 shares was at $75.1, its third trade of 1,200 shares was at $77.0, while its fourth and fifth trades totalling 2,800 shares were at $76.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) six trades totalling 15,954 shares represented 73.17% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $66.9, which showed an increase of $1.9 from its previous close of $65.0. DDL’s trades contributed 60.09% ($1,067,918) of the total consideration. DDL’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $66.0, while its second to sixth trades totalling 14,954 shares were at $67.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 251 shares represented 1.15% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $975.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 13.77% ($244,725) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $975.0.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) single trade of 300 shares at $208.0 represented 1.37% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $208.0, which showed an increase of $ 8.0 from its previous close of $200.0. RBL’s trade contributed 3.51% ($62,400) 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.
TERM OF THE WEEK
Drawee: The person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn.
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:
2016 – Final results for CJL and PHI.
2017 – Final results for CCI, CBI, BTI, GSI, HCL, JPS, RDL and SPL.
2018 – Interim results for DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC 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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