Proven, CPJ led gains during Thursday’s trading
Proven, Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) and Cable & Wireless led gains on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) on Thursday trading session.
Proven gained 19 per cent to close at US$0.24, it was followed by CPJ up 11 per cent to $4.50 and C&W up 8.0 per cent to close at $1.08.
C2W Music lost 18.4 per cent to close at $0.40 to lead decliners on the day.
The JSE Combined Index declined by 323.81 points (0.11 per cent) to close at 294,305.98. The JSE Index declined by 91.68 points (0.03 per cent) to close at 283,963.89. The JSE All Jamaican Composite Index declined by 100.62 points (0.03 per cent) to close at 311,667.00. The Junior Market Index declined by 22.03 points (0.72 per cent) to close at 3,044.50. The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 16.05 points (9.96 per cent) to close at 177.21.
Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 46 stocks of which 19 advanced, 23 declined and 4 traded firm.
Market volume amounted to 5,750,105 units valued at over $62.2 million. Radio Jamaica Limited was the volume leader with 2,210,747 units (38.45 per cent) followed by Caribbean Producers Jamaica Limited with 770,491 units (13.40 per cent) and Sagicor Group Jamaica Limited with 607,088 units (10.56 per cent) .