Sunday 16 June, 2019

Kingston Properties led double-digit gains during Monday's trading

Kingston Properties led double-digit gains during Monday’s trading on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE).

The stock gained 16 per cent to close at $6.97. It was followed by JMMB Preference shares up 6.7 per cent to close at 0.96.

Meanwhile, Sygnus Credit led declines down 13.7 per cent to close US$0.09, it was followed by KLE Group declined 11.6 per cent to $1.90.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 1,294.71 points ( 0.30 per cent) to close at 436,744.14 and the JSE Index advanced by 1,530.97 points ( 0.35 per cent) to close at 438,025.51. The Junior Market Index declined by 10.35 points ( 0.33 per cent) to close at 3,127.15.

The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 1.51 points ( 0.79 per cent) to close at 190.07. The JSE Financial Index advanced by 0.58 points ( 0.52 per cent) to close at 113.12.

The overall Market activity resulted from trading in 63 stocks of which 25 advanced, 33 declined and 5 traded firm.

Market volume amounted to 31,332,861 units valued at over $346.4 million. Wigton Windfarm was the volume leader with 20,025,808 units (63.91per cent)followed by Wisynco Group with 2,332,253 units (7.44 per cent) and Caribbean Cement with 1,017,540 units (3.25 per cent).

 

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