Stock market updates
GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 801’s trading results showed consideration of $7,612,693 from 82,031 shares traded in 11 transactions as compared to session 800’s trading results which showed consideration of $49,095,166 from 661,171 shares traded in 16 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, BTI, RBL and SPL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) four trades totalling 59,090 shares represented 72.03% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $76.9, which showed an increase of $3.9 from its previous close of $73.0. DIH’s trades contributed 59.56% ($4,534,070) of the total consideration. DIH’s first two trades totalling 31,500 shares were at $80.0, while its third and fourth trades totalling 27,590 shares were at $73.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) single trade of 13,000 shares at $67.1 represented 15.85% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $67.1, which showed no change from its previous close. DDL’s trades contributed 11.46% ($872,300) of the total consideration.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) single trade of 500 shares at $640.0 represented 0.61% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $640.0, which showed no change from its previous close. BTI’s trade contributed 4.20% ($320,000) of the total consideration.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) three trades totalling 890 shares represented 1.09% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $221.1, which showed an increase of $6.0 from its previous close of $215.1. RBL’s trades contributed 2.59% ($196,800) of the total consideration. RBL’s first trade of 200 shares was at $225.0, while its second and third trades totalling 690 shares were at $220.0.
Sterling Products Limited’s (SPL) two trades totalling 8,551 shares represented 10.42% of the total shares traded. SPL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $197.6, which showed an increase of $17.6 from its previous close of $180.0. SPL’s trades contributed 22.19% ($1,689,523) of the total consideration. SPL’s first trade of 8,351 shares was at $197.5, while its second trade of 200 shares was at $201.0.
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
Early 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, RDL and SPL.
2018 – Final Results for 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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