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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 793’s trading results showed consideration of $32,677,425 from 213,163 shares traded in 12 transactions as compared to session 792’s trading results which showed consideration of $3,235,435 from 35,096 shares traded in 10 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, CBI, DTC and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) four trades totalling 13,125 shares represented 6.16% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $77.0, which showed an increase of $0.5 from its previous close of $76.5. DIH’s trades contributed 3.09% ($1,011,025) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 400 shares was at $78.0, while its second to fourth trades totalling 12,725 shares were at $77.0.
Citizens Bank Guyana Incorporated’s (CBI) two trades totalling 196,900 shares represented 92.37% of the total shares traded. CBI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $146.0, which showed no change from its previous close. CBI’s trades contributed 87.97% ($28,747,400) of the total consideration. Both of CBI’s trades were at $146.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) three trades totalling 2,638 shares represented 1.24% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $998.0, which showed an increase of $23.0 from its previous close of $975.0. DTC’s trades contributed 8.06% ($2,632,500) of the total consideration. DTC’s first trade of 220 shares was ta $975.0, while its second and third trades totalling 2,418 shares were at $1,000.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) three trades totalling 500 shares represented 0.23% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $998.0, which showed an increase of $23.0 from its previous close of $975.0. DTC’s trades contributed 0.88% ($286,500) of the total consideration. All of BTI’s trades were at $573.0.
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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Dual Capacity: The ability of a firm to act either as principal with the customers when trading or as agent on their behalf.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 CBI, HCL, JPS and RDL.
2018 – Interim results for CCI, DIH, DBL, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, 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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