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GASCI ( Nº 223-6175/6) reports that session 822’s trading results showed consideration of $7,818,749 from 83,737 shares traded in 11 transactions as compared to session 821’s trading results which showed consideration of $6,220,138 from 19,625 shares traded in 22 transactions. The stocks active this week were DIH, DTC and BTI.

Banks DIH Limited’s (DIH) eight trades totalling 81,422 shares represented 97.23% 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 82.75% ($6,469,969) of the total consideration. DIH’s first trade of 20,000 shares was at $79.0, its second trade of 44,912 shares was at $79.5, its third to fifth trades totalling 13,840 shares were at $80.0 while its sixth to eight trades totalling 2,670 shares were at $79.5.

Demerara Tobacco Company Limited’s (DTC) single trade of 15 shares at $970.0 represented 0.02% of the total shares traded. DTC’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $970.0, which showed a decrease of $5.0 from its previous close of $975.0. DTC’s trade contributed 0.19% ($14,550) of the total consideration.

Guyana Bank for Trade and Industry Limited’s (BTI) two trades totalling 2,300 shares represented 2.75% of the total shares traded. BTI’s shares were traded at a Mean Weighted Average Price (MWAP) of $580.1, which showed a decrease of $44.9 from its previous close of $625.0. BTI’s trades contributed 17.06% ($1,334,230) of the total consideration. Both of BTI’s trades were at $580.1.

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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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, DDL, RDL and SPL.

2019 – Interim 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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