Friday 29 May, 2020

Pulse Investments led gains during Thursday’s trading

Pulse Investments Limited led gains on Thursday's trading of the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE).

Pulse gained 15.48 per cent to close at $1.79, followed by Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) up 6.69 per cent to close at $13.55.

The day’s largest decline was K.L.E. Group Limited (KLE) down 8.57 per cent to close at $2.56.

The JSE Combined Index advanced by 1,962.61 points (0.64 per cent) to close at 307,470.58. The JSE Index advanced by 1,660.18 points (0.56 per cent) to close at 299,383.43. The Junior Market Index advanced by 39.95 points (1.37 Per cent) to close at 2,951.81.

The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 0.13 points (0.08 per cent) to close at 173.30. Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 40 stocks of which 23 advanced, 14 declined and 3 traded firm.

Market volume amounted to 6,685,504 units valued at over $39,265,708.89. Lasco Manufacturing Limited was the volume leader with 2,944,659 units (44.05 per cent) followed by Ciboney Group Limited with 1,660,000 units (24.83 per cent) and Lasco Distributors Limited with 308,020 units (4.61 per cent).

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