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GASCI (www.gasci.com/telephone Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 821’s trading results showed consideration of $6,220,138 from 19,625 shares traded in 22 transactions as compared to session 820’s trading results which showed consideration of $24,231,237 from 290,124 shares traded in 18 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DDL, DTC, BTI and SPL.
Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) four trades totalling 3,440 shares represented 17.53% of the total shares traded. DIH’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $79.5, which showed no change from its previous close. DIH’s trades contributed 4.40% ($273,471) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 100 shares was at $79.4, while its second to fourth trades totalling 3,340 shares were at $79.5.
Demerara Distillers Limited’s (DDL) three trades totalling 3,618 shares represented 18.43% of the total shares traded. DDL’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $99.0, which showed an increase of $22.5 from its previous close of $76.5. DDL’s trades contributed 5.76% ($358,182) of the total consideration. All of DDL’s trades were at $99.0.
Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) two trades totalling 380 shares represented 1.94% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $975.0, which showed no change from its previous close. DTC’s trades contributed 5.95% ($370,500) of the total consideration. Both of DTC’s trades were at $975.0.
Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) three trades totalling 7,075 shares represented 36.05% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $590.0, which showed an increase of $10.0 from its previous close of $580.0. BTI’s trades contributed 67.04% ($4,170,025) of the total consideration. BTI’s first two trades totalling 5,475 shares were at $579.0, while its third trade of 1,600 shares was at $625.0.
Sterling Products Limited’s (SPL) ten trades totalling 5,112 shares represented 26.05% 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 16.85% ($1,047,960) of the total consideration. All of SPL’s trades were at $205.0.
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
Equilibrium: A condition that describes a market in perfect balance, where demand is equal to supply.
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 DTC, BTI and GSI.
2018 – Final Results for DIH, CCI, CBI, DBL, DDL, RBL, RDL and SPL.
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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