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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 811’s trading results showed consideration of $4,498,767 from 47,106 shares traded in 16 transactions as compared to session 810’s trading results which showed consideration of $15,739,135 from 67,691 shares traded in 42 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC and RBL.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) seven trades totalling 12,513 shares represented 26.56% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $77.5, which showed a decrease of $0.5 from its previous close of $78.0. DIH’s trades contributed 21.56% ($970,184) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 1,000 shares was at $77.9, its second to fourth trades totalling 5,250 shares were at $77.0, its sixth trade of 4,800 shares was at $77.9, while its seventh trade of 1,463 shares was at $78.0.

Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) four trades totalling 33,367 shares represented 70.84% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $75.4, which showed an increase of $0.4 from its previous close of $75.0. DDL’s trades contributed 55.90% ($2,514,710) of the total consideration. DDL’s first three trades totalling 30,930 shares were at $75.0, while its fourth trade of 2,437 shares was at $80.0.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) four trades totalling 1,000 shares represented 2.12% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $955.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 21.23% ($955,000) of the total consideration. All of DTC’s trades were at $955.0.

Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited’s (RBL) single trade of 226 shares at $260.5 represented 0.48% of the total shares traded. RBL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $260.5, which showed a decrease of $39.5 from its previous close of $300.0. RBL’s trade contributed 1.31% ($58,873) 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.



Economic Pricing Models: Models that are used to account for the financial impact of operational risk by linking the consequences of operational risk with fluctuations in the firm’s share price.


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 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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