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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 803’s trading results showed consideration of $14,135,665 from 98,398 shares traded in 23 transactions as compared to session 802’s trading results which showed consideration of $30,282,757 from 403,961 shares traded in 14 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC, BTI and RBL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) five trades totalling 52,204 shares represented 53.05% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $76.5, which showed an increase of $3.5 from its previous close of $73.0. DIH’s trades contributed 28.20% ($3,986,592) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 6,100 shares was at $80.0, its second and third trades totalling 17,104 shares were at $73.0, its fourth trade of 19,000 shares was at $80.0, while its fifth trade of 10,000 shares was at $73.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) two trades totalling 5,918 shares represented 6.01% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $69.7, which showed an increase of $2.6 from its previous close of $67.1.
DDL’s trades contributed 2.92% ($411,798) of the total consideration. DDL’s first trade of 3,000 shares was at $72.0, while its second trade of 2,918 shares was at $67.1.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) single trade of 439 shares at $950.0 represented 0.45% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $950, which showed an increase of $50.0 from its previous close of $900.0. DTC’s trade contributed 2.95% ($417,050) of the total consideration.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) three trades totalling 860 shares represented 0.87% 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 trades contributed 3.89% ($550,400) of the total consideration. All of BTI’s trades were at $640.0.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) twelve trades totalling 38,977 shares represented 39.62% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $225.0, which showed an increase of $5.0 from its previous close of $220.0. RBL’s trades contributed 62.04% ($8,769,825) of the total consideration. All of RBL’s trades were at $225.0.
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
Earnings: This is a company’s net profit after tax, less minority interests and dividends. In other words, it is the profit available for equity holders.
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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