GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 810’s trading results showed consideration of $15,739,135 from 67,691 shares traded in 42 transactions as compared to session 809’s trading results which showed consideration of $10,997,436 from 42,847 shares traded in 19 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC, RBL and SPL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) eight trades totalling 21,460 shares represented 31.70% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $78.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 10.64% ($1,673,880) of the total consideration. All of DIH’s trades were at $78.0.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) two trades totalling 570 shares represented 0.84% 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 0.27% ($42,750) of the total consideration. Both of DDL’s trades were at $75.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) six trades totalling 6,171 shares represented 9.12% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $958.8, which showed an increase of $3.8 from its previous close of $955.0. DTC’s trades contributed 37.59% ($5,916,605) of the total consideration. DTC’s first four trades totalling 1,165 shares were at $975.0, while its fifth and sixth trades totalling 5,006 shares were at $955.0.
Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) two trades totalling 110 shares represented 0.16% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $300.0, which showed an increase of $60.0 from its previous close of $240.0. RBL’s trades contributed 0.21% ($33,000) of the total consideration. Both of RBL’s trades were at $300.0.
Sterling Products Limited’s (SPL) twenty-four trades totalling 39,380 shares represented 58.18% of the total shares traded. SPL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $205.0, which showed no change from its previous close. SPL’s trades contributed 51.29% ($8,072,900) of the total consideration. All of SPL’s trades were at $205.0.
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Best offer: The lowest price at which a seller is offering to sell securities.
TERM OF THE WEEK
Economic Growth: The growth of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) or GNP (Gross National Product) expressed in real terms usually over the course of a calendar year. Often used as a barometer of an economy’s health.
Source: Dictionary of Financial and Securities Terms (GASCI’s italics)
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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 unaudited 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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