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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 795’s trading results showed consideration of $22,950,100 from 127,522 shares traded in 9 transactions as compared to session 794’s trading results which showed consideration of $10,293,428 from 141,832 shares traded in 17 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC, BTI and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) three trades totalling 37,427 shares represented 29.35% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $75.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 12.24% ($2,808,209) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 1,184 shares was at $76.0, while its second and third trades totalling 36,243 shares were at $75.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 1,574 shares at $70.0 represented 1.23% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $70.0, which showed a decrease of $1.0 from its previous close of $71.0. DDL’s trade contributed 0.48% ($110,180) of the total consideration.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 613 shares represented 0.48% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $975.0, which showed a decrease of $25.0 from its previous close of $1,000.0. DTC’s trades contributed 2.60% ($597,675) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $975.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) single trade of 1,000 shares at $575.0 represented 0.79% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $575.0, which showed an increase of $2.0 from its previous close of $573.0. BTI’s trade contributed 2.51% ($575,000) of the total consideration.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) two trades totalling 86,908 shares represented 68.15% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $217.0, which showed an increase of $9.0 from its previous close of $208.0. RBL’s trades contributed 82.17% ($18,859,036) of the total consideration. Both of RBL’s trades were at $217.0.
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
Dual Pricing: Method of quoting prices on unit trusts where the manager quotes a lower price at which it will buy and a higher price at which it will sell. Charges are included in the difference between the two prices.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms.
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GASCI Summary of Financials Session 795 October 15, 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:
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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