Stock market updates
GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 807’s trading results showed consideration of $1,841,175 from 20,245 shares traded in 8 transactions as compared to session 806’s trading results which showed consideration of $1,037,500 from 13,500 shares traded in 3 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL and BTI.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) five trades totalling 16,160 shares represented 79.82% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $79.5, which showed a decrease of $0.5 from its previous close of $80.0. DIH’s trades contributed 69.78% ($1,284,800) of the total consideration. DIH’s first three trades totalling 4,000 shares were at $78.0, while its fourth and fifth trades totalling 12,160 shares were at $80.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) two trades totalling 3,585 shares represented 17.71% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $75.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DDL’s trades contributed 14.60% ($268,875) of the total consideration. Both of DDL’s shares were at $75.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) single trade of 500 shares at $575.0 represented 2.47% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $575.0, which showed a decrease of $65.0 from its previous close of $640.0. BTI’s trade contributed 15.62% ($287,500) 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.
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EarningsYield: The ratio of earnings to the share price. Generally, the lower the earnings yield, the higher the company’s share price and the more highly rated the company.
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 HCL and JPS.
2018 – Interim results for CCI, DDL, DTC, BTI, GSI, RDL and SPL.
2018 – Final Results for DIH, CBI, 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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