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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 799’s trading results showed consideration of $81,667,314 from 330,248 shares traded in 9 transactions as compared to session 798’s trading results which showed consideration of $22,450,430 from 305,719 shares traded in 8 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DTC and BTI.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) six trades totalling 229,687 shares represented 69.55% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $73.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 20.53% ($16,762,464) of the total consideration. DIH’s first two trades totalling 4,687 shares were at $72.0, while its third to sixth trades totalling 225,000 shares were at $73.0.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 141 shares represented 0.04% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $950.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 0.16% ($133,950) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $950.0.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) single trade of 100,420 shares at $645.0 represented 30.41% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $645.0, which showed a decrease of $55.0 from its previous close of $700.0. BTI’s trade contributed 79.31% ($64,770,900) 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.


Earl Leaver:  A person who leaves a pension scheme before normal retirement without being provided with immediate retirement benefits.

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 and JPS.

2018 – Interim results for CCI, DIH, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, RBL, RDL and SPL.

2018 – Final Results for DBL.

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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